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    I’m Nathan and I’m thinking about applying to American unis e.g Ivy League and other top American unis for computer science. I know it’s early on but I thought the earlier the better right?? Anyway feel free to introduce yourself and what you would like to study or where you would like to apply to. Here’s a general template...

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    GCSEs : 9A*s 1 A + A additional maths
    Predicted a levels: haven’t received them just yet we get them in June I think in my school . Hopefully 2A*s 2As.
    SAT : haven’t taken them yet but aiming for 1540+
    Extracurricular: Sponsered by BP and currently working in a team to build a transit vibration monitoring system. I’m leading the programming of the system. My mentor, a imperial graduate in mech eng said system was very impressive and was similar to something his friend did during their second year in imperial. National cipher challenge. Top 1% in the world wide >10000 competitors for part b challenges . Joint first for part a challenges. Run cipher club helping year 7s get into ciphering and coding. Was invited to attend Bletchley park as part of the NCC and attended a lecture from Simon Singh. Planning a computer science related volunteering project in Uganda, helping students get online and learn how to code. Other generic volunteering like soup kitchen and food banks. First team rugby and was part of schools athletics team that got to regionals. Musical scholar and have achieved grade 8 piano, and working towards my diploma. Been taught by Nikki Iles ,royal academy of music professor and attended several prestigious piano masterclasses. Hope to enter bbc young jazz musician. Going to play at exclusive event at Exeter college oxford in March

    Hobbies and interests I like writing in my free time, poems and short stories. May enter a few poem comps if I have time. Like to write code. Currently working on an AI and developing a program based on machine learning. Like to go to the gym as well if I have time... never skip leg day 😂
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