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Columbia ED?

diatre31192diatre31192 Posts: 26Registered User New Member
edited October 2008 in Columbia University
Half Black, Half Puerto Rican, from New York City
Attending St. George's School, Newport, RI

UW GPA: 3.6, W 4.16 (My school doesn't release GPA or Rank)
SATs: CR - 710, M - 760, W - 780
SATIIs: US - 720, Math - 700, Physics - 660, Chem - 660 (Only sending first two)
APs: 5 on English Language, 4 on Physics, Latin Literature, 3 on World History, Biology, Chemistry, AP Scholar 2007, AP Scholar with Distinction 2008

With 6 APs taken I easily have the highest number of APs in my school, and with 4 this year, I will be graduating with the highest in the class, and one of the highest numbers of APs taken in the history of the school.

PSAT: 213, or 99th percentile
National Merit Commendation, National Achievement Semifinalist
Acres of Diamonds Award (given to minorities excelling in medical research)

Senior Courses (5 per semester limit):
AP US Gov
AP Calc BC
AP Music Theory
AP English Lit
Ethics Elective in the fall

Honor Roll 2005-2008
Gold Medal, National Latin Exam, 2006, 2007
Silver Medal, National Latin Exam, 2008

NIH Research Volunteer - Summer 2008 (I am a certified staff member of the NICHD department of the NIH, and I have my poster certified in the 2008 Summer Poster Session)
Temple University School of Medicine Research Volunteer - Summer 2006, 2007
Member of the Physician Scientist Training Program (2005 - present)

Extracurriculars:
Head of the Gay Straight Alliance
Student Council 2007-2008
Head of Entertainment Committee
Newspaper Writer
Tour Guide
Varsity Track (2007-2009), 2007 Athlete of the Week, 3rd in county in Triple Jump, 5th in 300m hurdles, 6th in 110m Hurdles
Possibly Varsity XC
Choir Officer
A Cappella (Boys)
Classical Voice Training
Brass Ensemble Member

2 Outstanding recs, and an essay that apparently made one of my teachers cry with delight.
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