It needs to convince the admissions officer that you have the right skills to do the course, and that you're really enthusiastic about it. I campaigned in local parks to educate people on sustaining the seas.
I discovered more than I ever had, kindling a lifelong joy for learning. Although the course of my life is most likely going to be transient, jumbled, and complex, covered in a tangle of corrections, with contradicting figures sprawled all over, lists will always keep me grounded.
Bahrain, known for its palm trees and pearls, was waking up from a slumber. Without a father figure to teach me the things a father could, I became my own teacher.
Writing on a page has a physicality: each word by itself could seem mundane and even unimaginative, but the way I choose to arrange them on the page makes them meaningful.
I became president of the California Scholarship Federation, providing students with information to prepare them for college, while creating opportunities for my peers to play a bigger part in our community.
I choose to act, taking a stand and exposing the truth in the most effective manner that I think is possible.
In high school, my obsessive nature found a new outlet in art. I learned to be alert to the rancid smell of tear gas. A list is the keeper of spontaneous expression.
I have been pooped on by pigeons and possums, house finches and hawks, egrets and eastern grays. After high school I began to work on more difficult projects and I channeled my creativity into a different form of art - programming. This makes it a little trickier.