2/8/2014 Maximizing Your High School Experience: Research and Leadership

Intel STS Finalist & Siemens Semifinalist 西门子奖和英特尔奖得主分享高中生活经验及得奖秘诀


Address: 1340 S De Anza Blvd. Suite 204, San Jose CA 95129
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm, Feb. 8th, 2014

Video Link: https://youtu.be/5y24ivaTL0E 

Speaker: Angela Kong

Angela Kong is currently a senior at Lynbrook High School with a passion in both business and science research. Some of her achievements include:

  • Stanford Research Intern

  • Siemens Semifinalist, Intel STS Finalist

  • Co-President of the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter at her school: Competed and placed internationally in various speech competitions 3 years in a row

  • Vice-President of the San Jose Youth Advisory Council District 1

  • Co-founder and President of Lynbrook World Dance Club

  • Engage tutor

What she will be covering:

  • Her high school experience: how she changed from a shy freshman to an accomplished leader

  • How she got the positions/opportunities she did

  • Her reflections on some of her best opportunities, failures, and worst mistakes (which you can avoid!) that have shaped her

What students/parents will get out of this workshop:

  • Step-by-step process on how to get involved in scientific research (especially from someone who only started in her late junior year)

  • Firsthand experience on how to enter and win in science fairs (Synopsys, Siemens, Intel, etc.)

  • Time management tricks: how to balance a myriad of activities while maintaining a 4.0 un-weighted GPA

  • Valuable insight on how to maximize your high school experience

    Fee: $40/person, $60/two family members, $80/three family members, $100/Four family members
    Seats are limited.

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