Stanford OHS Class of 2018 Graduation

Spent a lovely weekend in-person with these amazing people that I’ve had the pleasure of knowing and calling my classmates for the last four years!

My College Application Story

College Applications. The source of every high schooler’s worry, stress, and sleeplessness – until you’re a spring semester senior of course! I’m here to share my story through this harrowing process in hopes of perhaps providing you with some information about the process or at least about the reality of rejections and the rollercoaster of…

2017 HiMCM Finalist

My team and I competed in the 2017 High School Mathematical Contest in Modeling (HiMCM) and was just announced as a Finalist placing in the top 7% of all competitors! Results

2018 National Award Winner for NCWIT Aspirations in Computing

I have been announced as the 2018 National Honorable Mention of the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing for my work founding Girls Can Code, creating SaveBB, organizing library girls coding workshops, and assisting as an intern for the Congressional App Challenge. Thank you to the reviewers, selection committee, and the NCWIT Aspirations in Computing team…

Featured at #CSforALL Summit 2017 with Congressional App Challenge

Proud to see that a NJ student is an alumni of @CongressionalAC. Thanks @Rachel_Decoste and @RepDonaldPayne #NJDOE #CSforAll pic.twitter.com/LhHQLLjEJH — Esther Lewars, Ed.S. (@estherlewars) October 17, 2017 oh hey, that's me – awesome unexpected shoutout from @CongressionalAC. So important to promote CS education for all! https://t.co/aZtPe00wrp — Kayla Leung (@kaylayleung) October 17, 2017 Our very…

New Intern at Congressional App Challenge

I just started working as the only high school intern with Internet Education Foundation in Washington D.C., the official coordinator of the Congressional App Challenge! The Internet Education Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization supported by public interest groups, corporations, and associations representative of the diversity of the Internet community. The IEF Mission is to:…

New Congressional Intern – Office of Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman

I’ve recently started working as an Congressional Outreach Intern for Congresswoman Bonnie Watson-Coleman at New Jersey’s 12th Congressional District office, tasked with organizing and promoting the Congressional App Challenge to over 100,000 middle and high school students in the district.