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Isabel Kuo
Class of 2016

Ernest Hemingway once said, "Courage is grace under pressure." This "grace under pressure," or poise, is what I must employ if I ever want to succeed. Having the ability to keep calm and composed despite hardship in important because it enables me to minimize distraction of the mind. Poise this allows me to strengthen my resolve to accomplish more while stressing less.

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