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Posted on March 26th 2021
An Interview with Christine O
Interview with Christine O – ex-students at Beulah Hill, and now studying at Cambridge.
In March our Head Boy Michael, and our Head Girl Gazelle, interviewed Christine.
Christine was with us from Year 7 until Year 13, and last year got a place in Cambridge University, consistently ranked one of the top 3 universities in the world.
In this interview, with her usual beaming smile and refreshing honesty, she talks openly about her time at Harris Beulah Hill, her ambitions, and how our students can reach for the stars.
See the chapter markings to see the answers to the questions below.
- What are you doing now?
- Tell us about when you found out you had got into Cambridge?
- Can you tell us about your time at Harris Beulah Hill?
- What were your favourite subjects and why?
- Did you find school easy, or hard?
- What did you do to get the grades?
- What specifically do you classify as working hard?
- How much thanks do you give to your teachers?
- What advice would you give to a student who has ambitions to apply to Oxford or Cambridge?
- chat about race, demographics and ambitions for our students!
- What extra-curricular stuff did you do?
- What would you advise students to do in terms of volunteering to help them stand out?
- What career ambitions do you have?
- What made you want to go to university?
- What would you advise students do to stay motivated during the pandemic?
- What is your favourite book?
- Chat at the end!