Name: Isabel G.
Hometown: Wheaton, Illinois
Anticipated Major: Public Health Studies
How did you discover Hopkins and why did you decide to apply Early Decision? When I was fourteen, my brother was visiting colleges and I tagged along on his visit to Hopkins and fell in love. Ever since then, I was sure Hopkins was the place for me.
What’s your best piece of college search advice for high school students? Visit schools and apply to the ones that give you butterflies in your stomach.
What fictional character do you most relate to or most closely represents you as a person? I relate to Jessica Day from New Girl (we are basically the same person). We both are extremely optimistic, love to sing, and have an awesome taste in friends.
What book, album/song or TV show has had a profound influence on your life? Lemonade by Beyonce
What crazy invention would you love to design? Edible staples to hold together burritos
If you could get ice cream with one person, who would it be and what kind of ice cream would you get? Leslie Knope; chocolate
Complete this sentence: “I would not be here on this journey to Hopkins if it weren’t for _________.” Coffee.
What are you most excited to do in Baltimore? I’ve only been to Baltimore twice (on my two visits to Hopkins) so I’m super excited to get to know the city more and find some of its hidden gems!