work/activities section

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    Letter of Intent timing

    I was recently waitlisted at my top choice school and am planning on writing a Letter of Intent. Does anyone have any advice on what this letter should contain beyond an explicit commitment to matriculate if offered acceptance? My instinct is to write a letter detailing my passion for the...
  2. npbuac

    Work/Activities - Military Service hours?

    I'm trying to get ahead on my work/activities section for the 2019 cycle. I served 3 years active duty USAF, how should the hours be calculated? My schedule was sometimes sporadic, some days I'd be on for 12-24 hrs, most of the time an 8 hr shift. Please advise. Thank you.
  3. M

    Include a publication from High School in app?

    I have a paper that was published in High School through a research internship where I am the 5th author. How does the "avoid things from high school" rule in the work/activities section apply here? Any thoughts would be appreciated. Thanks!
  4. M

    Chances + Advice

    Hello, This is my first time posting, so please forgive my illiteracy in SDN posting I just wanted to know what my chances are and any advice you guys have on my situation. I will be applying next cycle (Entering Class 2019) so I still have a year left (Room for improvement!!). And this fall I...
  5. E

    Work/Activities List Edit?

    Could someone take a look at my work/activities list for grammar, sentence structure, and overall clarity? I'd really appreciate it!
  6. LIC2015

    Should scientific research publications be listed separately?

    I have 2 published papers on neuroepigenomic mechanisms of brain disorders, should these be listed individually in the activities/work section? I may have up to 3 or 4 more by the time I submit my application, but this would of course take up a tremendous amount of space that I could use for...