Julia Cho

Major: Course 7: Biology
Year: Class of 2020
Position: Co-director
Hobbies: Sailing
Favorite Science Experiment: Strawberry DNA
Fun Fact: I was born with two congenital heart defects that I had open-heart surgery for!

Rebecca Shin

Major: Course 14: Economics and Course 15: Management
Year: Class of 2020
Position: Co-director
Hobbies: Reading, playing music, eating
Favorite Science Experiment: The Marshmallow Challenge
Fun Fact: I never got my permit or driver's license... oops.

Addie Oh

Major: Course 6-3: Computer Science and Course 17: Political Science
Year: Class of 2020
Position: Board member, Publicity, Webmaster
Hobbies: Napping, blasting podcasts in the shower, passive aggressive emailing
Favorite Science Experiment: Marshmallow catapults
Fun Fact: There is no limit to the number of tangerines I can eat in one sitting.

Aman Patel

Major: Course 6-7: CS and Molecular Biology
Year: Class of 2020
Position: Board member, EHS Chair
Hobbies: Playing tennis, watching sports, reading, learning new things
Favorite Science Experiment: Pure carbon from sugar and sulfuric acid!
Fun Fact: I don’t like chocolate, but I love asparagus!

Carolyn Jons

Major: Course 3: Material Science
Year: Class of 2020
Position: Board member, Finance
Hobbies: Unicycling, running, art, violin, cooking, baking
Favorite Science Experiment: Glowing Pickle!
Fun Fact: I won the Iowa State Fair grape stomping competition. The prize was an expensive bottle of wine they couldn't legally give me.

Chiaki Kirby

Major: Course 2: Mechanical Engineering
Year: Class of 2020
Position: Board member, Mentor Relations
Hobbies: Reading, anything Camp Kesem, overly dramatic fantasy shows, Marvel movies
Favorite Science Experiment: Trashcan vortex rings
Fun Fact: I love Japanese snacks more than anything else.

Christina Ta

Major: Course 20: Bioengineering
Year: Class of 2022
Position: Board member
Hobbies: Singing, PC gaming
Favorite Science Experiment: Magic color changing flower (using ammonia)
Fun Fact: I don't know how to swim or ride a bike.

Daniel Zhang

Major: Course 7: Biology
Year: Class of 2022
Position: Board member
Hobbies: Badminton, mystery/sci-fi shows, traveling
Favorite Science Experiment: Oobleck!
Fun Fact: I own an eppendorf pipette pen.

Maddi Focaracci

Major: Course 16: AeroAstro
Year: Class of 2021
Position: Board member
Hobbies: Ultimate frisbee, painting, baking things, listening to my favorite movie soundtracks
Favorite Science Experiment: Elephant toothpaste experiment!
Fun Fact: I’ve done a zero gravity maneuver in an airplane!

Meghana Kamineni

Major: Course 6-7: CS and Molecular Biology
Year: Class of 2021
Position: Board member, Student Outreach
Hobbies: Exploring the city, trying to cook new things, hanging out with friends
Favorite Science Experiment: The classic – rubbing a balloon against your hair to make static electricity!
Fun Fact: I can usually wake up from naps after twenty minutes without an alarm clock.

Muye Yang "Willers"

Major: Course 8: Physics and Course 18: Mathematics
Year: Class of 2022
Position: Board member
Hobbies: Photography, tea, doodling, board games, math & physics
Favorite Science Experiment: Iodine clock
Fun Fact: I’ve attended 7 elementary/middle schools and 3 high schools ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Nathan Liang

Major: Course 20: Bioengineering
Year: Class of 2021
Position: Board member, Finance
Hobbies: The Tech (MIT’s student-run newspaper), MIT Lion Dance, video games, obsessively watching and critiquing movies
Favorite Science Experiment: Non-Newtonian fluids dancing on speakers
Fun Fact: I share my birthday with my dad and little sister!

Sope Eweje

Major: Course 2: Mechanical Engineering
Year: Class of 2019
Position: Board member, Student Outreach
Hobbies: Playing saxophone, basketball, watching sports
Favorite Science Experiment: Van de Graff generator!
Fun Fact: I have an identical twin brother.

Summer Vo

Major: Course 6-3: Computer Science
Year: Class of 2021
Position: Board member
Hobbies: Singing, sewing, doodling, folding paper stars
Favorite Science Experiment: Strawberry DNA
Fun Fact: I studied Math and Science at a Fine Arts high school.

Syamantak Payra

Major: Course 6-2: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Year: Class of 2022
Position: Board member
Hobbies: Cars, discovering new music, Wikipedia rabbitholes
Favorite Science Experiment: Spaghetti bridges
Fun Fact: My friends once took to calling me Mary Poppins because my backpack always has practically anything you might ever need.

Tim Gutterman

Major: Course 9: Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Year: Class of 2022
Position: Board member
Hobbies: Lifting, sci-fi/fantasy novels, whipping and/or naynaying
Favorite Science Experiment: Bobo Dolls (for obvious reasons)
Fun Fact: My primary password is over twenty characters long and would take 19 septillion years to crack.

Nan Tian

Major: Course 18: Mathematics
Year: Class of 2019
Position: 2018 Director
Hobbies: Traveling, Hiking, Eating, Yoga, Salsa Dancing, Fantasy Football
Favorite Science Experiment: Elephant Toothpaste with Hydrogen Peroxide!
Fun Fact: You and I add up better than a Riemann Sum ;)

Kelvin Lu

Major: Course 6-2: EECS
Year: Class of 2019
Position: 2018 Director
Hobbies: Baking pastries, Reading, Dancing (K-Pop!), Contributing to the Online Discourse
Favorite Science Experiment: Magnifying glass on a hot, dry summer day to burn leaves!
Fun Fact: I met a girl named Joule before! Lots of energy.

Alice Zhou

Major: Course 7 & 15: Biology and Management
Year: Class of 2020
Position: Previous Board member
Hobbies: Reading, Traveling, Exploring, Fencing, Drinking tea, Saving lives as an EMT 😉
Favorite Science Experiment: Creating glow in the dark E.coli!
Fun Fact: She loves all types of potatoes.

Siddarth Guha

Major: Course 20: Biological Engineering
Year: Class of 2019
Position: Previous Board member
Hobbies: Singing, Theater, Asian food, Horror Movies
Favorite Science Experiment: The Barking Dog!
Fun Fact: When I got to college, my roommate always took out the trash for me when I wasn't around, so for the first semester of college, I thought we had a room service that would take out our trash for us.

Yonah Borns-Weil

Major: Course 18: Mathematics
Year: Class of 2018
Position: Previous Board member
Hobbies: : Skiing, Hiking, Lifting weights, Ping pong, Other sports that I’m even worse at, Talking over-energetically about random stuff, Traveling, Really spicy food, Making really long lists
Favorite Science Experiment: Making Lichtenberg figures on wood (don’t try this one at home)!
Fun Fact: Most physicists agree that the big bang had the greatest energy density in history, but I think that I’m a close second.