OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

LEADERSHIP/ENTREPRENEURSHIP

LAUNCHX 2020

LaunchX is a highly selective entrepreneurial summer camp in which students create an idea and make a business out of it. Our idea was a website for seniors as they are lonely and bored especially during this pandemic. We are still working on contacting seniors and spreading our website. 

SUMMER 2020

VICE PRESIDENT OF 2023

I have been elected Vice President for the class of 2023 for two years consecutively. I create flyers, posts, and videos for our social media page for our class of 450 students. I also handle the social media aspect of student council. I also come up with creative ideas to increase participation in class events.

SEPTEMBER 2019 - ONGOING

ISTART VALLEY

In an internship called istart valley, I created an app idea called Eventell. This is an easy to use app which monitors crowds at an event. In this internship, we discovered the business aspect of this app and found the details needed to create a company. We won the award for the most promising app.

AUGUST 2018 - DECEMBER 2018

INATALENT BUSINESS INTERN

inAtalent is a volunteer organization which has a mission to spread joy, talent, and growth opportunities for individuals. This summer I worked as a business intern and came up with strategies for organization, marketing through social media, and finance.  

SUMMER 2020

SPEECH

STANFORD INVITATIONAL SPEECH/DEBATE TOURNAMENT

 finalist in Impromtu

semi finalist in Original Oratory

FEBRUARY 2019

TEACHING SPEECH
  • taught/created a club at Miller Middle School 

  • private tutoring for a couple of students

  • taught a speech summer camp at InATalent

OCTOBER 2019 - ONGOING

SCU SPEECH TOURNAMENT

impromptu JV semi finalist

impromptu JV finalist

OO JV semi finalist

impromptu varsity semi finalist

OO varsity semi finalist

APRIL 2018 - SEPEMBER 2019

BERKELEY INVITATIONAL

octo finalist in Impromtu

FEBRUARY 2020

ORATORY SPEECH CAPTAIN

I am the oratory speech captain for the speech and debate club at Lynbrook High School.

JUNE 2020 - ONGOING

CHOSEN FOR GRAD SPEECH

out of nearly 30 students who tried out for our middle school graduation speech, I was one of the two chosen to perform a speech.

JUNE 2020

MATH/CS

TEACHING MATH
  • Taught Math Olympiad at Safari Kids (local daycare) for 1 year + summer

  • Taught a free Math Kangaroo class - proceeds were donated to the Malala Fund

  • Also taught AMC8 crash courses before the actual competition

  • Currently tutoring kids in Prealgebra and Algebra proceeds go to underprivileged girls in India

  • Running a Math Olympiad club at my elementary school

MATH AWARDS
  • Only girl in my grade to get AMC 8 honor roll - 2 times

  • National ranking in the Math Kangaroo Competition - 3 times

  • School representative at the Harker Math Invitational, in which my team placed 2nd

  • Gold Medallist at Russian School of Math Olympiad competition

  • John Hopkins CTY SET qualifier in 7th grade

CS/LOGIC AWARDS + ACHIEVEMENTS
  • Project CS Girls semifinalist: created an app called VText which instantly translates voice to text for the hearing impaired.

  • Accepted for the Stanford Logic Camp where we learned about computer logic

 

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