Ha ha... so I got your attention (lame, I know.)
So I hate to do this, but I'm applying to tufts RD and am freaking out. please chance me! (I'll be your best friend?)
Competetive Public HS
GPA: 4.67 W (UW, idk)
SAT: 780 math, 790 w, 800 cr
SAT II: 780 ushist, 770 bio, 740 math2, 740 physics
AP: 5 bio, 5 physics, 5 ushistory (taking calc, eng, and span this yr)
prospective major: biomedical engineering (nerdy, I know)
taking an internship course as my science this year, am doing medicine-related clinical research (i.e., not in a lab) at a hospital.. it's so awesome; i love it!
4 yrs field hockey... varsity 2 yrs. most improved award soph yr. we were conference champs all 4 yrs. we pretty much rock.
4 yrs yrbk editor, editor in chief this year.
3 yrs peer education, chaired a huge project
4 yrs key club, chaired a huge project
2 yrs big sister
2 yrs JETS... state winner last yr.
last year, i did a 7 week bio course at a local university. it was college-level
rec field hockey 4+ yrs., winter and summer
indoor track frosh and soph yrs
ccd frosh and soph yrs (made confirmation, so it ended)
orchestra, all yrs except soph, because scheduling wouldn't allow it. should i tell tufts about the schedule issue? is it really an issue? plz help... love you!
lifeguard, 2 yrs
swimming teacher 2 yrs
babysitter 4+ yrs
psat commended student
dartmouth book award
high honor roll
JETS state winner
a math/science award
a physics award
2 jr. high awards (science and orchestra)
lots of other kids from my hs are applying. most are ranked worse than i am, tho. but a few are applying ed, i think.
essays: hard to tell. I'm an excellent writer (I know, that made me soudn like a jerkhole), but they might not be amazing. we'll see.
interview:i'm not antisocial or anything, but i'll probably get nervous. we'll see (again!)
recs: ap physics techer, eng teacher, counselor, field hockey coach. all love me. two are good but generic. two are good and specific.(the eng. teacher and counselor) eng. is prolly awesome, but i haven't read it.
I think that's it. Be as mean as you want to be. Seriously. I probably won't cry, so it's okay.
Thank you so much!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!