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  1. Thread: Why GRE?

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    I agree 100% with the OP. A statement of purpose...

    I agree 100% with the OP. A statement of purpose or writing sample more useful than the GRE AWA in judging writing skill. The quant section is more or less useless; and the verbal is not that much...
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    A important point to make is that if you choose...

    A important point to make is that if you choose not to see your scores they disappear forever. Nothing is reported to any schools.
  3. Thread: How to Start

    by GradGRE
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    I second Barron's guide. Barron's and a set of...

    I second Barron's guide. Barron's and a set of flashcards (either homemade or bought) should be enough for most people. You might also want something to supplement Barron's mediocre quant section.
  4. Thread: Gre

    by GradGRE
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    Agreed. Also, I really doubt anyone on the adcom...

    Agreed. Also, I really doubt anyone on the adcom will take issue with a 780 vs a 800. So don't stress out too much on the GRE Q.
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    You won't starve, but you won't be saving much...

    You won't starve, but you won't be saving much either. Little things come up that are tough to budget: you meet a nice girl/boy and start dating; your friends convince you to go out for sushi; you...
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    One small positive I have noticed is that you...

    One small positive I have noticed is that you avoid a lot of fights and stress related to how much time you are spending in the lab/library/whatever. I guess if you wanted to take the negative view...
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    Nobody on the committee will care. A few year...

    Nobody on the committee will care. A few year ago my engineering department at Stanford admitted someone to the master's program with a D+ in calc. It caused a mini-scandal among the faculty, but...
  8. Thread: Mpp/mpa

    by GradGRE
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    Stanford has a new program. My friend enrolled...

    Stanford has a new program. My friend enrolled in the program. The MPP track seems to be packed with studs: former McKinsey consultants, ex-bankers, BigLaw and the like. The catch is, because it...
  9. Hello and congratulations on two very good...

    Hello and congratulations on two very good admissions!

    Regarding the research group structure at ETH, most US professors understand the differences you describe and will not penalize an...
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