Name: Amber Z.
Hometown: Zhangjiagang, Jiangsu, China
Anticipated Major: Undecided
How did you discover Hopkins and why did you decide to apply Early Decision? During college research in high school, Hopkins caught my eyes with its research opportunities and its contributions to the community, which are what I am looking for and plan to do in the next few years. In 2017 summer, I visited Hopkins with my mum, attending information session and campus tour. After learning more about Hopkins, I realized Hopkins to be my dream school and hence decided to apply Early Decision.
Who is the most influential person in your life? My mom.
Is there a quote or motto that inspires you? What is it and what does it mean to you? “One’s real value first lies in to what degree and what sense he set himself.” It helps me set my dream to be a kind and helpful person to the world by going out of my comfort zone and lifelong learning.
What are you most excited for about college and/or coming to Hopkins? Meeting intelligent and nice faculties and students, engaging in college and community activities, taking advantages of Hopkins’ resources to improve myself, etc.