Cassandra Hsiao

17-year old Malaysian immigrant gains admission to all 8 Ivy League Universities with essay about learning English

Cassandra Hsiao immigrated to the U.S. from Malaysia at just 5 years old. She’s a first-generation immigrant living in Southern California. She has offers from Harvard, Princeton, Yale, Dartmouth, Brown, Columbia, Cornell and Penn. Hsiao has a wildly impressive resume, but it was her essay about learning English that impressed the universities. In addition to[…]