simplybomi (2022-2023)

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Application Information

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# Law School Status Type $$$ Sent Received Complete Interview Date Decision Updated
George Washington University Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/19/08 Rec: 12/12/08 Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
American University Accepted Type: RA Sent: 12/11/08 Rec: 12/12/08 Comp: 01/02/09 Inter: -- Dec: 01/16/09 Upd: 15 years
Duke University Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/11/08 Rec: 12/12/08 Comp: 01/14/09 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
Boston College Pending Type: RA Sent: 01/12/09 Rec: 12/12/08 Comp: 01/12/09 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
Cornell University Pending Type: RA Sent: 01/05/09 Rec: 12/17/08 Comp: 01/05/09 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
University of Pennsylvania Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/23/08 Rec: 01/07/09 Comp: 01/07/09 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
University of Notre Dame Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/15/08 Rec: 12/18/08 Comp: 01/08/09 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
New York University Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/11/08 Rec: 01/06/09 Comp: 01/06/09 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
Brooklyn Law School F Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/11/08 Rec: 12/12/08 Comp: 12/17/08 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
College of William and Mary Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/22/08 Rec: 12/29/08 Comp: 01/07/09 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
Cardozo-Yeshiva University F Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/11/08 Rec: 12/11/08 Comp: 12/29/08 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
Georgetown University Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/11/08 Rec: 12/17/08 Comp: 12/23/08 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
Columbia University Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/11/08 Rec: 12/12/08 Comp: 12/23/08 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
Boston University Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/11/08 Rec: 12/15/08 Comp: 12/23/08 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
Fordham University Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/11/08 Rec: 12/17/08 Comp: 12/18/08 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years
University of Virginia F Pending Type: RA Sent: 12/11/08 Rec: 12/12/08 Comp: 12/17/08 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 15 years

Applicant Information

  • LSAT: 162
  • LSAT 2: -
  • LSAT 3: -
  • GRE : -
  • LSAC GPA: 3.54
  • Degree GPA: -
  • School Type: Ivy League
  • Major: Government, Sociology, Interna

Demographic Information

  • City: New York
  • State: New York
  • Race: Asian
  • Gender: Woman
  • Non-Traditional Applicant: Yes
  • Years out of Undergrad: 1-2 Years

Extra Curricular Information

HONORS
-$10,000 Westfield Foundation Scholarship (4 years)
-$1,000 Korea University Distinguished Scholar Scholarship
-$2,000 Korean Coaltion of Washington D.C. Summer Internship Scholarship
-Dean's List
-National Society of Collegiate Scholars
-Pi Sigma Alpha (govt honors society)
-Alpha Kappa Delta (soc honors society)

PROFESSIONAL
-Working at Paul Weiss, LLP for 2 years as a litigation paralegal
-Legislative Associate internship at a consulting/lobbying firm -helped get a House Resolution on a human rights issue passed (glowing rec)
-Legal Assistant at local law firm as a summer internship
-Research Assistant at Cornell's Dept. of Sociology
-Research Assistant at Seoul Broadcasting Station (SBS)

WORK DURING UNDERGRAD
-Cornell Athletic Dept: Tutor for student athletes (4 hrs a week, 1 year)
-Waitress at a Korea Restaurant (10 hrs a week, 2 years)
-Waitress at a Sushi Restaurant (6 hrs a week, last semester

CAMPUS/EXTRACURRICULAR
-Korean Students Associoation - Political and Culture Chair (4 years)
-Liberty in North Korea - Cofounder, President, and PR (3 years)
-Loaves and Fishes soup kitchen - volunteer (1 year)
-Cornell University Chamber Orchestra - violinist (1 year)
-Korean Orphanage Mission Trip - English teacher (3 weeks)
-GCC Girls Flag Football Team - Wide receiver (2 years)

LANGUAGES
-Fluent in Korean
-Proficient in Spanish
-Beginner's Chinese and Portuguese

RECOMMENDATIONS:
-East Asian Studies Professor
-Government Professor
-Consluting/lobbying firm Partner
-Paul Weiss Associate

Additional info & updates

I'm applying to a lot of reach schools, but I'm hoping that the rest of my application convinces the admissions officers (glowing recommendations and impressive resume).. a lot of human rights related work. keeping my fingers crossed!

1/16: first acceptance. in at american. woohoo - good to know i have somewhere to fall back on

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Good luck
Saturday, October 18 2008 at 08:00 PM

Hey thanks for the message. I'll be pulling for you too. Hope our soft factors matter!

Tuesday, December 09 2008 at 07:00 PM

Good luck with your cycle! We have similar numbers. You have amazing softs, I'm sure you will get into many great schools. Good luck!

same to you
Wednesday, October 29 2008 at 08:00 PM

Same to you, good luck! I thought about working for Paul Weiss, I have a family friend there in the accounting department! I ended up in washington DC with Howrey though! We are in a similar situation with our strong softs, and stats! Good luck!

Tuesday, December 09 2008 at 07:00 PM

Thanks for the wishes! I hope you get in somewhere great...how about a couple of the same ones I get into? =) Best of luck over the holidays!

Thursday, July 03 2008 at 08:00 PM

Good luck this cycle from a fellow Cornellian! =)