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What is appropriate to mention in my Common App for Rice?
Hello! My name is Nia and I am a high school senior. I've been trying to prepare myself for writing my Common App for early decision all summer but can't seem to shake the anxiety that I'm doing it wrong. I am currently answering the "What personal perspectives would you contribute to life at Rice?" question but am not sure what is appropriate? For instance, is it appropriate to address the reader directly or talk about how politics or hardships have shaped my life? I would describe myself as a high achieving and well-rounded student but am not sure if that comes across overly generic for this question. I have so far included my cultural experiences and aspirations, as well as shared a few examples of my extracurricular activities. Perhaps I am confused about what this question is truly asking? Please let me know! I would appreciate any feedback/reassurance on this. Thank you for your time!