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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
SAT: 720 math
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What extracurriculars should I take to complement my class activities?

Hey everyone, I'm thinking about the extracurriculars that might align well with my class activities. Are there clubs or competitions that can boost the experience I'm gaining in classes, especially for subjects like science and history?

7 months ago

It's great to see you thinking strategically about your extracurricular involvement! For science, consider clubs that promote hands-on learning, like a robotics club or Science Olympiad team. These allow you to apply theoretical knowledge from your classes in practical settings and can lead to new insights and a deeper understanding of the subject matter.

History enthusiasts often benefit from joining a Model United Nations where you can delve into historical and current geopolitical issues, or a History Club that might participate in National History Day competitions.

Your participation in these activities can strengthen your critical thinking and research skills, which are directly related to your classwork. Remember, depth of involvement is key, so aim for leadership roles or significant contributions to projects within these clubs to stand out!

7 months ago

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