Please describe the factors and challenges that have most shaped your personal life and aspirations. How have these factors helped you to grow? I didn’t understand what street lights were until I was about eight. Still, some of my earliest memories are of street lamps. Growing up, I clearly remember seeing blurry beacons of light … Read more Street Lights
The lessons we take from obstacles we encounter can be fundamental to later success. Recount a time when you faced a challenge, setback, or failure. How did it affect you, and what did you learn from the experience? My choir director points at me, whispering, “You’re next.” Those daunting words make me falter back to … Read more Last Place…?
A range of academic interests, personal perspectives, and life experiences adds much to the educational mix. Given your personal background, describe an experience that illustrates what you would bring to the diversity in a college community, or an encounter that demonstrated the importance of diversity to you. Last summer I was invited by Microsoft to … Read more Women in Technology