Take a moment to ponder what this reflects about how you view yourself in relation to others.
You can discus a single place or several places that are significant to you.
Begin by discussing the subject areas you are interested in studying.
Then discuss what specifically attracts you to explore these areas.
As you explain the scholarly topics you are passionate about, you are providing a context for your interests and offering insight into how you navigate and process your world.
This question is slightly different this year with an additional 50 words added to the limit (this is up from the 150 limit in 2016 and 200 limit in 2017).
Is it relevant to you that 80% of Brown students go on to graduate or professional school? What specifically draws you to Brown that you cannot find anywhere else?
The second portion of this prompt asks you to discuss how you can contribute to the intellectual and social community at the school.
As you engage with the community at Brown, how might you in turn also enhance that community?
This question is slightly different from 2017 and the word limit has more than doubled (increased by 150 words!