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“Being able to see something on the resume that has actually evolved over time and helped the person into a better individual as opposed to having 10 to 15 on their resume, I think that the former is way more valuable than the other.”
— Jerilyn, Harvard admissions interviewer
“…only keep one set of eyes on your personal statement, whether it’s Northwestern or anyone else.”
— Justin, Northwestern admissions director
“There are still students now who think that they could get a spot off the waiting list, even though it’s like beyond statistically unlikely.”
— Deborah, Carnegie Mellon admissions director
“I read her essay and I told her, ‘Your essay is horrible. You have about a paragraph and you’re not saying why you’re interested in University of Michigan.'”
— Bryan, UMich admissions director
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