While I was compiling a list of graduate programs I was going to apply to, I neglected to put down HARVARD (you know, the school I attend now?). I thought that Harvard accepted only extraordinary people. I was too average—a senior majoring in English secondary education at a university in the state of Washington. Harvard … More Finding Harvard!
Twice a week, I intern at Cambridge School Volunteers (CSV), a non-profit organization that supports the academic and personal success of Cambridge Public School students. I work closely with the College Readiness Mentoring Program which assists high school seniors, some who are the first in their families to apply to college, with college applications and … More I got HIRED!