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Chance me at Williams

lylukas97lylukas97 Registered User Posts: 76 Junior Member
edited November 2012 in What Are My Chances?
Planning to E.D or R.D at either Amherst, Bowdoin, Williams or Pomona, split between all and hoping I could get into all. I really like Williams because it has a great social scene and great academics. I am going to one of the best public high schools in NJ.
-African american student that wont need financial aid. Both my parents were born in Ethiopia

-Unweighted GPA is 3.7 and weighted 4.1

-SAT math-760 reading-700 writing-700

- SAT 2 math c1- 720 US History- 720 Chem- 700 I'm planning on taking math c2 soon.

- ap chem-4

- ap bio-4

-ap us history2-4

Senior year: AP CALC, AP ECON, Honors physics, cpe english and history

Varsity basketball and lacrosse- goalie for lacrosse

Witness for mock trial

spanish club

Envirmental club

Chem team


200 plus hours tutoring under privalage kids

Peer tutuor at high school

Holiday festival

Boys and girls club

Started a lacrosse program at boys and girls club

Working on opening up a Boys and girls club in Africa

Certified with CERT, CPR and hospital training

Spent one summer at Center of talented development and another summer in Center of talented youth

Essays on being one of the only African Americans in my school and lacrosse program and my other essay is about my help in opening up a boys in girls club in Ethiopia

Will get great recommendations from my teachers

Any advice is helpful, please be honest and thank you.
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