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So I received an acceptance letter from a law school earlier today explaining how happy they would be to have me as part of their program. Apparently the dean of admissions also folds and she was quite impressed with the combined 7 million points that I've folded over the last few months on this account and various others. So folding not only cures diseases, but it also gets you into professional school
Lol that is awesome. Congrats
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nice one mate, i got folding down on my CV and a few companies have thought highly of it... highly recommended
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lol this is pretty cool. congrats on the acceptance
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Thanks everyone! It was funny to see that in the letter. Quite surprised. Glad I put it on my resume
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which school?
Penn state
 
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Great Work! Folding@home helped you and you didn't even know it.
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post #16 of 32
Awesome man
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Penn state
congrats
post #18 of 32
I've got to mention F@H when I apply to grad school...

I wonder if I can get into Stanford with that.
post #19 of 32
I'm glad to see that it benefited you! Currently I list Folding@Home on my resume as a volunteer service contribution. During an interview recently, I got to discuss it with the panel in a bit of detail and they were impressed that it wasn't the typical working with Boy Scouts or volunteering at the local animal shelter. Those things are good to, but they aren't likely to make you stand out from the crowd of competition going for the spot that you are after.
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Haha, my dad used to be a professor at Penn State! Gratz man!
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