My Experience In High School

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We know you lead a busy life, full of activities, many of which are required of you. Tell us about something you do for the pleasure of it. (*)(100 words or fewer)

School, applications, sports, the life of a high school student seems riddled with work, with little free time to be spared. However, with this constant flow of activities, pleasant ones are few and in between. For myself, my favorite pleasurable activities are the ones that I am able to partake in alongside my other activities. Listening to an interesting audio section, or a tidbit of a comedy makes the most grueling assignments more bearable. Activities, in my opinion, which remain enjoyable along with a primary activity help bring excitement to the busy portions of life.

Although you may not yet know what you want to major in, which department or program at MIT appeals to you and why? (*) (100 words or fewer)

Throughout high school, students experience smaller portions of the departments that colleges offer. My experiences during high school has heavily influenced my decision on my future, college and beyond. MIT offers one of the finest opportunities in Engineering, my department of choice.
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Unstoppable events don’t leave the same impact as the knowledge of direct responsibility for failure. In my Junior year, I began taking online classes through a program offered by my school. Due to the construction of the class, the scheduling differed from my school’s normal curriculum. My mistake arose because of my misunderstanding of the distinction between my two schedules; Christmas break did not coincide between the two schools. Not fully realizing, I did not resume my online classwork until the end of my physical school’s break. I checked the program with enough time to get ahead on my work. When logging on, the website informed me of many grades recorded as
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