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Masters PA, Spanish Translator, Sports Medicine

Hilda was an indigent patient who spoke only Spanish and so I was called in to translate. The news was bad and it was my duty to deliver the test results and the prognosis to her. Hilda had an inoperative brain malignancy. If the diagnosis had been made earlier, Hilda would almost certainly have sur…

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DDS, International Dentist Application, Indian

If you were to observe the patients in the waiting room of a dentist’s office in the US, you would probably see a group of relaxed looking people reading magazines. If you looked at the queue of those waiting for treatment at a free dental camp in India, you would see many swollen and pain filled fa…

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MA Law and Sustainable Development

I have built my life around two principles: fairness and justice. Born an Ethiopian, and exposed to rampant poverty and social and economic injustice early in life, I learned the value of these principles first-hand. I then tried to find ways to apply these principles to improving the lot of the peo…

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Scholarship Essay for Study in China

I am applying for the XXX Scholarship to study Mandarin language and chemistry at the XXXX University in Hong Kong. Since Hong Kong is now part of China—the principal gateway where East meets West meet in Asia—I will have the opportunity to learn a great deal about Chinese language, culture, society…

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MSc Accounting, Russian Applicant

Born and raised in St. Petersburg, Russia, I am a dedicated accounting professional with an undergraduate degree in my field from the University of XXXX and I would now love to enroll in the MSc Program in Accounting, Organizations, and Institutions at XXU. I am convinced that I have a stellar backg…

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Dual Masters Criminal Justice, Public Admin.

Leaving Albania at only 13 was a sea change in my lifetime. Now, 11 years later, at the age of 24, I feel convinced that my own immigrant existence, replete with its myriad challenges, was an excellent testing ground and preparation for working as a professional in the criminal justice system. As a …

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