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Chances at Texas A&M

CIA_34CIA_34 . 52 replies22 threads Junior Member
edited January 2006 in Texas A&M University
What are my chances at Texas A&M? I am applying to the business school at as my first choice school and am applying to the libleral arts school as my second-choice major.

Stats:

SAT: 1910 (670 cr, 570 math, 670 writing)
GPA: 3.4 (IB Diploma student: taken most challenging classes)
Rank: High school does not rank


ACTIVITIES

Model United Nations (MUN)

Head Delegate - Elected; Letter earned for exemplary performance
• Organized and led the club meetings each week
• Led discussions on current events; United Nations charter; country policies
• Responsible for coordinating team members during the conferences in Seoul, Korea and Beijing, China; and for communicating with delegates from other international schools

Secretary 10th-11th - Elected
• Kept track of financial information and acted as club accountant

Country Delegate 9th-11th- Selected
• Represented nations at Model United Nations conferences in Seoul and Beijing


Amnesty International

Vice-President 12th – Elected
• Organized and coordinated the club meetings each week
• Led and monitored fund-raising campaign

Secretary 11th – Elected
• Acted as club accountant and kept financial records
• Spoke with non-governmental organizations about fund-raising strategies/ideas and kept attendance records

Participant 9th-10th
• Participated in fund-raising and orphanage visits


Habitat for Humanity

Fundraiser; builder 9th-12th
• Participated in builds around Korea, including a extended trip to Paju, where a total of 4 houses were completed
• Led fund-raising campaigns

Chess Club

Founder and President of club 10th-11th
• Introduced chess as an extra-curricular, after school activity after convincing enough interested students to obtain counselor’s approval and raise money for game equipment


High School Technology Crew

Sound Engineer 11th-12th
• Controlled the sound board during drama performances
• Created and recorded sound effects for drama performances
• Tuned and installed speakers and microphones in drama theater


Intramural baseball

HONORS & AWARDS

High Honor Roll - 11th grade Semester 1; 12th grade quarter 1 (quarter 2 still pending)
Honor Roll - 10th grade Semesters 1 and 2; 11th grade Semester 2
Model United Nations:
• Best Delegate Award (11th grade)
- (Chosen from a pool of 40 delegates)

• Received letter for exemplary performance (12th grade)

Baseball:
• Received MVP Award (11th-12th grade)


SKILLS & ACHIEVEMENTS

Languages
• Have learned Mandarin, Afrikaans, Xhosa, Spanish, and Hindi

International Baccalaureate Diploma Student
• Pursuing the full IB Diploma
Model United Nations (MUN): Was selected to attend distinguished MUN conferences in Seoul as well as Beijing.


I am a Texas Resident and a minority student.
edited January 2006
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