Personal Statement

A Wordle graphic of my personal statement submitted for review to graduate programs.

Although I’m an excellent writer and reader, sometimes the best way for me to get information from someone is in a non-linear, more associative format. Hence, the Wordle. A Wordle takes any piece of text and arranges it into an aesthetically pleasing graphic. Words found more frequently in the text are depicted proportionally bigger than less-often used words. This gives you the gist of what a piece of text is about. You can make your own at