Where Did Yall get into college...??

April 04, 2008 @ 22:32:04 PM
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Location: Brooklyn
haha. I imagine you have an interesting history with higher education. That is if you really did go to a certain prestigious institution...
April 04, 2008 @ 22:35:35 PM
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Location: Portland OR to Hanover NH
^^^ what I'm trying to say is that selectivity doesn't correlate 1 to 1 with toughness, although our mothers might think so. I remember my mom had never heard of this place and was bitching me out for not applying to Georgetown.

I personally study economics and minor in Spanish literary studies. If you're into international relations, we are the only undergraduate institution with a semester at the UN in NYC. No model UN bs here. And fucking BARACK went here.


^truth.

my sister goes to georgetown in the school of foreign services (studying interpol/security and arabic) and i just visited it and i didn't like it really.
April 05, 2008 @ 02:03:50 AM
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Location: Santa Ana
^^^ Lol... But people are going to be wierded out when you tell them you went to a women's college. I didnt know men could go there. Anyhow, let the slaying begin.

We have 1, but I hate his bitch ass. He's homies with Bill Clinton and is a total Yale elitist bitch. He's also in laws with half the important foreign relations people out there. Fuck taking ambassador's classes, they don't teach you shit.


haha nah man its really chill and plus i wont be hanging out with them most of the time anyways..some homies since like birth are going to be moving in with me in westwood and were going to fucking rage HAHA ..

and it a very good nursing program so ya.. mursing is my style..mursing is me.. (still gets me smokeyface )
April 05, 2008 @ 03:03:44 AM
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Location: North side of the RotTen APple...Bronx NY
^are u sayin that ur goin to a skool that has 94% girls and ur not going to chill with them???..wtf
April 05, 2008 @ 07:19:26 AM
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Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Kansas City, Mo
I had a full ride at the Univ of Missouri, and got into Morehouse and a couple others...

but I work at a boutique, drink Grey Goose & smoke weed instead of college...

I'm leaning towards going back to finish my associate's tho.
April 05, 2008 @ 10:22:46 AM
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Location: Chicago
nicqua i smoke weed and drink shit because im in college (sophmore)...

Depaul university as my safety school
Fordham as my other but they lost my app so depaul it is


thats unfortunate...how do u like depaul? and are you originally from the chi?
April 05, 2008 @ 11:17:08 AM
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Location: Kansas City, Mo
nicqua i smoke weed and drink shit because im in college (sophmore)...

Depaul university as my safety school
Fordham as my other but they lost my app so depaul it is


nah I started buying alc my freshman yr of high school

I did both pretty heavy while I was at school, but I never liked school, so I stopped going to classes, then I stopped going to school all together...

the weed & alc had nothing to do with me not going, its just what I preferred to do instead of going...
April 05, 2008 @ 13:31:35 PM
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Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Santa Ana
^are u sayin that ur goin to a skool that has 94% girls and ur not going to chill with them???..wtf


haha nah i am...i looked at this today and am laughing..i was definitely drinking when i posted that.. i mean i will chill with some obviously but its more so with the guys and girl im going to be living with

westwood is the spot..
May 01, 2008 @ 01:42:57 AM
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Bumpadump.

Anybody heard anything about Villanova? It's one of the schools on my list.
May 01, 2008 @ 02:04:43 AM
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UCSB!


See you there

UCSB ftw
May 01, 2008 @ 02:16:06 AM
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Location: 209 Cali
Go Bears!
just found out today/yesterday afternoon. english major
May 01, 2008 @ 09:44:08 AM
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Location: the diamond district
I had a full ride at the Univ of Missouri, and got into Morehouse and a couple others...

but I work at a boutique, drink Grey Goose & smoke weed instead of college...

I'm leaning towards going back to finish my associate's tho.


my best friend goes to morehouse... he hates it. but he gets a full ride, so it's all good.
May 01, 2008 @ 09:46:46 AM
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I went to AIU American Intercontinental University in ATL, but dropped out and started my business Scout Union and then Dobizo.com my full time career..blushing

It lead me to become a internet entrepreneur. Sold my biggest site to date for more than $20,000 dollars.
May 01, 2008 @ 10:07:00 AM
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Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Brooklyn / Atlanta
For all those applying to NYU, a key factor believe it or not, is what you do outside of your classes, I got accepted and my grades were decent 89ish overall average, but I had a ton of community service/extracurricular activities under my belt (and I was technically a graduate by my junior year.) Advanced Courses FTW!

As for Pratt, I own a Brownstone real close by, and I must say... DO NOT sleep on the girls there. Plus you can cop some very high-grade shit from the people in there.


So besides NYU, I got into:

Morehouse (Full-Ride)
Wake Forest
Cornell
Georgia Tech
Georgia State (I chose this one)
NC A&T
SUNY Stonybrook

Unfortunately, i'm not in school for a semester due to frequent traveling to NY smh, but ill be back by the fall again.

But I say please choose a school you know your going to fit in, because I know a few people who left just because they could relate to the people there.
May 01, 2008 @ 10:55:13 AM
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Originally posted by Inactive User
For all those applying to NYU, a key factor believe it or not, is what you do outside of your classes, I got accepted and my grades were decent 89ish overall average, but I had a ton of community service/extracurricular activities under my belt (and I was technically a graduate by my junior year.) Advanced Courses FTW!


Mind naming some stuff you did?
May 01, 2008 @ 11:15:29 AM
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Location: Brooklyn / Atlanta
Not a problem.

Stuff I did:
Bowling Team
Baseball Team
BBU (All mens, empowerment organization)
All About Business Group (Money Management group, featured on Black Enterprise Mag.)
5 Fashion Shows (2 Produced and Coordinated by me)
80+ Hours of Various Community Service
Youth Training for SAT/PSAT
Public Speaking at Various Events
Senior Committee
Yearbook Committee
One of my schools most known non-athletes. (Meaning, I was not a superstar athlete, but everyone still knew who I was.)
Created my own version of a "Senior Lounge" before its actual official implementation. (IE, brought my heavy ass xbox, Halo, Madden, and Phantom Dust, to school 3 times a week, took a school tv, and took over an un-used classroom so people can play games or spades or chill w/o wandering the halls.)
Implemented may changes throughout my school concerning policy, restrictions, and general "upgrades".

So much more stuff I can go on about, but thats like some keys highlights. Too bad most of those mean nothing on a resume.
May 01, 2008 @ 11:23:23 AM
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Well, you got into NYU, so it meant something.
May 01, 2008 @ 14:56:16 PM
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I got into all the colleges I applied for

Louisville
Kentucky
Xavier
May 02, 2008 @ 00:56:03 AM
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anyone here going somewhere for sports?
May 07, 2008 @ 00:16:11 AM
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Bump.

@ MBones

Did you really include all of that on your resume?

'Cause my counselor gave me this whole different resume for NYU.

And sidenote, what did you write your essay on?
May 07, 2008 @ 00:24:33 AM
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hey you *****s going to UCSB GET AT ME
May 07, 2008 @ 17:00:54 PM
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Location: Brooklyn / Atlanta
No I didn't include all of it on my application but they did ask me about it on the interview.

As far as my essay goes, I don't have the slightest what I wrote for NYU, that was almost 2 years ago and it was one of the first essays I wrote for colleges. But I had almost 8 professionals review it before I submitted it.

BTW what school did/do you go to?
May 08, 2008 @ 01:12:40 AM
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hey you *****s going to UCSB GET AT ME


UCSB class of 2012, whats good dude?
May 18, 2008 @ 22:02:25 PM
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Location: New York
ill be happy with BC or BU
but bing and fordham wouldnt be too bad

m bones whats your major?
May 22, 2008 @ 16:11:40 PM
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I just got back my May SAT scores.


1930.


Fuck my life. No way I'm getting into NYU or Columbia for that matter.

I'm more angry at myself for getting a 640 in Writing, which I usually get 700+ every time easily.
May 22, 2008 @ 16:14:02 PM
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Location: New York
I just got back my May SAT scores.

1930.

Fuck my life. No way I'm getting into NYU or Columbia for that matter.

I'm more angry at myself for getting a 640 in Writing, which I usually get 700+ every time easily.


are you a senior? if not just take it in nov or so and only take the writing over (sleep through math and reading)
also with a 1930 you can go to like carnegie
May 22, 2008 @ 16:18:20 PM
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These are my individual scores:

Math - 650
CR - 640
Writing - 640

Since most colleges don't count Writing, I only have a 1290, which is pretty fucking average.

I'm a junior, soon to be a senior. I'm def. taking it over in October, and sending in early app to NYU in November.
May 22, 2008 @ 16:23:28 PM
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Location: New York
These are my individual scores:

Math - 650
CR - 640
Writing - 640

Since most colleges don't count Writing, I only have a 1290, which is pretty fucking average.

I'm a junior, soon to be a senior. I'm def. taking it over in October, and sending in early app to NYU in November.


damn i took it in march and got
math- 650
CR- 470 (guessed most answer)
Writing- 430 (guessed most answer) essay (7/12 didnt try)
i was pretty amazed that i got those scores with guessing
I took it just to get the feel for it, like see questions etc etc
taking it in june then november or so
May 22, 2008 @ 16:25:12 PM
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I hear the June one is hella hard, but the curve is extreme. You can get 10 questions wrong in the Math section, and still get a perfect 800.


I have 2 SATIIs lined up for June, so I can't take the SAT until October. Fuck, imagine if they had a SAT test for July or August. I could just study right through and go in and rape it like a 60-year-old bebot.
May 22, 2008 @ 16:33:29 PM
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