Demographics: Asian Male
Intended Major(s): Computer Science
SAT: 1510 (W&R-> 710, Math-> 800)
UW/W GPA and Rank: 3.76/4 and 4.27/4, top 10%
Coursework: 10 APs and 11 Honors (10/10 strength of schedule according to my hs)
AP Scores: Calc BC: 5, Physics: 4, APUSH: 4, Lang: 4, Euro: 3
Awards: AP Scholar with Distinction, National Honor Society, 99th percentile on PSAT, President’s Volunteer Service Award, Personal narrative published in school icon.
Student Researcher, MIT BWSI: Private Automated Contact Tracing. Built a Raspberry Pi based Bluetooth signal collection platform, collected data, and developed algorithms to perform proximity detection.
IT intern, Town of Hopkinton Information Technology Department. I performed data analysis involving vlookup, worked within Microsoft Active Directory and Google G-Suite Admin tools, and created an ArcGIS Story Map.
Exhibit Volunteer, EcoTarium (science and nature museum) Interacted with customers and explained exhibits to kids. Cleaned up exhibits and helped set up educational nonprofit events.
Tutor and Volunteer, Light and Salt Academy. 1 on 1 math tutoring with refugee student during pandemic. Responsible for creating a lesson plan, assigning homework, and administering tests.
Tutor and Volunteer, School on Wheels. Tutored homeless children of all ages online. Helped with homework and tried easing stress/anxiety through normal conversation about hobbies etc.
Student Learner and Researcher, STEMEdLabs (ILP) Scientific Learning. Stem based program where we collaborated ideas, wrote essays, made presentations, and read books on sustainable and renewable energy.
Member of 2nd best team out of 8, Math Team (Freshman/Varsity). Compete in statewide math competitions where we collaborate to solve difficult problems quickly. Placed 91st in MA through the first 3 meets.
Engineer and Programmer for Team 2, Robotics Club. Solved problems with CADing, building, and programming and worked with traditional REV and TETRIX parts along with our own 3-D printed parts.
Vice President, South Asian Alliance Group. Organized, set up, and marketed events to discuss, educate, and celebrate south asian culture through activities, games, and food.
Marketing Team Director, Free Enterprise Leadership Challenge (Business Program). We compete in a company competition. Each group creates business and marketing plans, commercials, pays taxes and maintains accounting records.
Rec Letters: Math Teacher, English Teacher, Spanish Teacher, and Counselor
Essays CommonApp: Talked about my experience in third world countries seeing many poor homeless kids and how that has motivated me to start tutoring and educating underprivileged over the past 3 years, so they can eventually break the cycle of poverty,
Schools Duke ED, Umich EA, UCLA RD, UC Berk RD, USCD RD, USC RD, UIUC EA, UT Austin PRI, Purdue EA, Northeastern EA, Georgia Tech EA.