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What are MY chances of getting into UNC OOS?

APino215APino215 Registered User Posts: 34 Junior Member
Hello, I'm a Senior for the class of 2010, and I consider myself a bit ignorant of the college process, due to the lack of a counselor. I would like to know how my standing looks and if I am in any way competitive for top colleges. I appreciate any suggestions, and thanks for coming!

High School: International Studies Charter High School
Unweighted GPA: 3.7 (Sophomore GPA)
Weighted GPA: 4.45 (Sophomore GPA)
ACT:27 (will retake)
SATIIs: Spanish:740 Italian: 690
Class Rank: UNKNOWN (top 5% or so)
Academic Program: Italian Language, Culture and Literature
Projected Major: Business⎯ Marketing, English Projected Minor: Political Science
* Trilingual: English,Spanish,Italian

APs: Italian, Euro, English Lit, US History, Bio, Spanish Lit, Human Geo.

Dual-Enrollments: English 1 , Sociology, Psychology, Stats, Micro Economics, American Government, American Literature

Reccomendations: outstanding!
Essays: poetic and original :)


• ISCHS Speech Excellence Award (2008)
• ISCHS Journalism Excellence Award (2008)
• ISCHS AP European History Excellence Award (2009)
• ISCHS AP Italian Excellence Award (2009)
• ISCHS Honor Superior Honor Roll
• National Society of High School Scholars (07 ⎯)
• Miami-Dade College Dean's List (2008)
• Wellesley Book Award 2009

Graphic Design
• 2008 FIU Journalism Day Yearbook Layout: 1st Place

Community Service

• American Red Cross Ester Brennan Youth Award for Volunteer Service (2008)
• American Red Cross “Rebuilding Lives” project participant and Certificate (2007)
• American Red Cross Blitz and Community Service Recognition Certificate (2007)
• City of Doral Voluntary Service Certificate (2007, 2008)
• Prudential Spirit of Community Service Award Local Honoree
• Presidential Award for Outstanding Service: Bronze
• Presidential Award for Outstanding Service: Silver
• Presidential Award for Outstanding Service: Gold



• Senior Vice President
• Italian Club President
• Yearbook Editor
• “Eagles in Action” Community Service Program Coordinator
• ISCHS Graphic Designer and Image Moderator
==> Individual Projects:
• ISCHS brochure
• ISCHS promotional ad
• ISCHS promotional postcard
• ISCHS web-site graphics
• ISCHS School Seal
• ISCHS School Mascot Artwork
• ISCHS School Banner
• ISCHS School Mural (future project)
• ISCHS event programs


• Hands on Miami YVS Web designer
• Children’s Trust Youth Advisory Committee


• American Red Cross Graphic Image Marketing Intern and Volunteer

==> Individual Projects:
• Assistance with website
• Rebuilding Lives Project 2007: Autterbury residence

==> Marketing Projects:
• Family postcard
• Armed Services personnel postcard
• Red Cross Holiday Card 2007
• Red Cross Hurricane Season 2008 Pin design: 3 different designs

A.B Memories Video Productions, Employee: June 2008 – August 2008

PinoSpark Designs, Founder: January 2009 – Present (PinoSpark Designs - Welcome)

1. University of North Carolina
2. University of Virginia
3. Boston College
4. Boston University
5. University of Florida
6. Notre Dame
7. Wellesley
8. Cornell

(not in order of preference) (any other recommendations?)
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