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Carin

I am a junior at Brown University. Although I'm majoring in Neuroscience, going to Brown has allowed me to explore a broad variety of academic interests, from Economics to Immunology! I'm also a member of Brown's Program in Liberal Medical Education, which means that I'll attend Alpert Medical School after I graduate. The opportunity to help people has always motivated me, whether through tutoring or medicine!

At school, I volunteer with and coordinate the Brown Brain Bee, through which I plan and teach two-hour Neuroscience lessons to local high school students. I hope to inspire a lifelong interest in the sciences in the students I teach! There are no health lessons in Providence public schools, so I also volunteer with the Community Health Advocacy Program to teach concepts like nutrition, exercise, and dental care to preschoolers in community centers. This outreach experience has made me comfortable working with students from all backgrounds and has been a valuable part of my college career.

My favorite subject to tutor is Economics, because I love incorporating real-world examples into my lessons! Since I have over 150 hours of experience teaching swim lessons to beginners of all ages, I often work with students who have anxiety about the water. I use these same strategies to help students who may have test-taking anxiety. It's so rewarding to see a student gain confidence with the material!

When I'm not studying or tutoring, I'm usually working in the lab, swimming, hanging out with my two dogs, or trying out a new recipe!

Undergraduate Degree:

 Brown University - BS, Neuroscience

SAT Composite: 2330

SAT Math: 800

SAT Verbal: 800

SAT Writing: 730

SAT Mathematics Level 2: 710

SAT Subject Test in Chemistry: 740

SAT Subject Test in Biology E/M: 770

SAT Subject Test in Literature: 800

Swimming, Cooking and Baking, Board and Card Games

Anatomy & Physiology

AP Economics

Business

College Biology

College Business

College Economics

College English

High School Biology

High School Business

High School Economics

High School English

Macroeconomics

Other

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