Monthly Archives: May 2017

  • The Boy Who Dreamed Out of His League- Kauutam Uthaya Suriyan (UC Berkeley ’20)

    Posted on May 30, 2017 by usapps2017 in Uncategorized.

    Your dream of studying in the U.S. shouldn’t just remain a dream, as Kauutam Uthaya Suriyan (University of California, Berkeley ’20) has proven to himself. Against all odds, Kauutam showed that with hard work, one can reach for what is deemed impossible. Everybody has a different college application journey- come to USAPPS 2017 to learn […]

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  • Why The U.S.- Kaviarasan Selvam (Boston University ’18)

    Posted on May 23, 2017 by usapps2017 in Uncategorized, Why the U.S..

    So why did Kavi chose to study in the states and not anywhere else? So he can merge both of his interests in Astrophysics and Computer Science! Oh, did we mention cool opportunities like a semester abroad in Switzerland for an internship with the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) to work on an Artificial […]

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  • Dear Past Self – Lina Sim (Brown University ’20)

    Posted on May 12, 2017 by usapps2017 in Dear Past Self.

    Say hello to another one of our core committee member- Lina Sim! A rising sophomore at Brown University, Lina hopes to declare a double major in Computer Science and Economics. As freshman year comes to a close, there is much for Lina to reflect upon- from considering factors beside prestige when choosing schools to taking the […]

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  • Dear Past Self- Sonja English (Wesleyan University ’20)

    Posted on May 4, 2017 by usapps2017 in Dear Past Self.

    Time, as Sonja has realised in retrospect, is truly a powerful thing; it is capable of teaching you, proving you wrong and making you take note of the things you have not realised before. In an honest letter to herself, Sonja recounts the beginning of her freshman year and reminds herself of life in the U.S.’ […]

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