Which video games should I play to help my admissions cycle?

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Which video games should I play to help my admissions cycle?

Postby alexonfyre » Fri Mar 18, 2011 8:13 pm

All I do every day is play video games and drink alcohol, but I want to get into a T14. I am just curious which video games the adcomms look most favorably on when I talk about them at length in my personal statement. Can I write a diversity statement if I play unpopular games, like puzzle games?

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Re: Which video games should I play to help my admissions cycle?

Postby Sandro » Fri Mar 18, 2011 8:14 pm

alexonfyre wrote:All I do every day is play video games and drink alcohol, but I want to get into a T14. I am just curious which video games the adcomms look most favorably on when I talk about them at length in my personal statement. Can I write a diversity statement if I play unpopular games, like puzzle games?


LOL

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Re: Which video games should I play to help my admissions cycle?

Postby red_alertz » Fri Mar 18, 2011 8:23 pm

i personally talked about my kill ratio in cs and dota were both 3 times of my gpa, impressive heh?

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Re: Which video games should I play to help my admissions cycle?

Postby parsi » Fri Mar 18, 2011 8:27 pm

red_alertz wrote:i personally talked about my kill ratio in cs and dota were both 3 times of my gpa, impressive heh?


+1 I talked about how me and my WoW character was the greatest. Also wrote about how I was the best AWPer in the clan

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Re: Which video games should I play to help my admissions cycle?

Postby alexonfyre » Fri Mar 18, 2011 8:38 pm

parsi wrote:
red_alertz wrote:i personally talked about my kill ratio in cs and dota were both 3 times of my gpa, impressive heh?


+1 I talked about how me and my WoW character was the greatest. Also wrote about how I was the best AWPer in the clan


Did you know that NU doesn't count raid leader as WE? It's bullshit dude, I work harder than like the president, and I'm a surgeon with that shizz.

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Re: Which video games should I play to help my admissions cycle?

Postby whymeohgodno » Fri Mar 18, 2011 8:46 pm

Online chess.

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Re: Which video games should I play to help my admissions cycle?

Postby rebexness » Fri Mar 18, 2011 8:50 pm

You should play Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego, to prove your long stanging interest in International Law.

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Re: Which video games should I play to help my admissions cycle?

Postby vanwinkle » Fri Mar 18, 2011 8:53 pm

alexonfyre wrote:All I do every day is play video games and drink alcohol, but I want to get into a T14. I am just curious which video games the adcomms look most favorably on when I talk about them at length in my personal statement. Can I write a diversity statement if I play unpopular games, like puzzle games?

Personally, I like to play Troll Pwning. It's not available to you. Then again, neither is TLS anymore.




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