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About sat0ri

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    2017 Fall
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    University of Cambridge, Chemistry

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  1. I believe we need the official letter to complete that form, but I'm not sure. If I'm not mistaken, my college requires an official award letter before they can reserve me a space :/
  2. Ok it's reassuring to hear that I'm not alone, thank you!
  3. Congrats to those winning the international round. I saw the press release yesterday. Has anyone heard any further information other than the confirmation of being accepted? Has anyone received an official award letter yet.
  4. Awesome! I was involved with Best Buddies all four years of university, so disabilities are a major interest of mine
  5. Since it looks like most of the acceptances have gone out, I wanted to ask... How does everyone plan on engaging with their host country? I'm especially curious with the UK winners plan on doing
  6. I was interested in something similar. Luisa told me that a group Facebook would go live once the international round concluded.
  7. Just curious but what does social leadership mean to you? How does it differ from perhaps more conventional notions of leadership? EDIT - congrats!
  8. Extremely fast. This might be one of fastest turn around times there are--it might be slightly longer for international. For USA, interviews were on the 1/27 and 1/28 and decisions were announced 4-5 days later on 2/1. Since you guys interviewed in the middle of the week, 4-5 days would mean this weekend (which I doubt), so maybe next week at the latest? It seems the year before (2016-17) there were announced within 1-2 days and my friend from Peru interviewed in 2015-16 application year and he was told within a few days IIRC. It might be possible you find out in a day or so.
  9. Hope interviews went well for everyone! Good luck everyone!
  10. Germany and UK notified--that's an exciting day! Congrats to all and sorry to the UK alternates. The UK acceptance stats are extremely daunting. For anyone who was designated as an alternate: do you plan on listing this in your CV? I've stumbled across someone's Linked In account who listed themselves as a Rhodes Scholar Alternate. Of course these two scholarships are different and it might depend on individual circumstance, but I'd be interested to hear opinions.
  11. Did you email the university back? Seems like a lucky way to find out what fate has in store for. Also, if that email was sent in error, you probably don't want to have false hopes (however slim) while awaiting fulbright decisions
  12. I accepted the Gates Cambridge scholarship and withdrew my Fulbright application. Sorry for the confusion!
  13. I love your user name!! (congrats as well, of course!)
  14. It would be very cool to get a UK group going maybe through Facebook or something...
  15. This is so exciting as a spectator! I'm really pulling for you guys, especially those of you I remember from last cycle