College Admissions Story: Hector from Tufts

Recorded Thursday, February 18 at 10:00 PM

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School information

Tufts University

Medford, MA

Join Moriah Kofsky as she interviews Hector, a current student at Tufts, about his admissions story!

Hector Rivera Bermudez is a senior from Long Island, New York in the School of Arts of Sciences at Tufts University. He is pursuing a Bachelor's in Biopsychology with an interest in neurobiology and behavior. Hector is an undergraduate researcher in Klaus Miczek's lab where he helps studying the neurobiology of aggression. He also works in Professor Ayanna Thomas's Cognitive Aging and Memory lab. He is also a dedicated member of TUSC film series, and a supervisor at the school's fundraising center. When not in school, Hector is also a member of his local fire department as a firefighter and an EMT. He enjoys spending time relaxing with his family and friends.

School information

Tufts University

Medford, MA
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Undergrad College: University of Pennsylvania '19

Major: English and Women’s Studies

Work Experience: I'm passionate about merging storytelling, psychology, and spirituality to co-create experiences that transform people. In addition to advising students with CollegeVine, I work as a life coach and freelance writer.

Audience questions

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21:03@KenzieRayne:Is there a kinesiology program there?
21:13@Chioma.:Why should someone choose TUFTS? Why do you think it's best? What are your favorite extracurricular activities at TUFTS?
24:24@sidney:Are there many people interested in business at Tufts?
25:42@sidney:Is there any kind of 'school mission and fit' at Tufts which I should be focusing on throughout my supplemental essays?
27:51@anonymous:Was there anything at Tufts that surprised you or was unexpected that you found out after you got there?
30:18@lucegoose:What were some of your favorite extracurriculars in high school?


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