KAITLYN HONORA SZALAY RESUME
KAITLYN HONORA SZALAY
5 Oxford Ave. • Massapequa, NY 11758
------------ • DOB: January 3, 2001
Tufts University, Medford, MA Class of 2023
Current GPA: 4.0- Dean’s List
Plainedge Senior High School, Massapequa, NY Class of 2019
Massapequa, NY 11758
Weighted GPA: 105.7- Class of 2019 Valedictorian
Chemistry 201, Chemistry 301, Physics 201, Calculus 201 and Calculus 301
College Forensics Chemistry 113, Syracuse University, 2017-2018
Physics 111-112 with Lab, Adelphi University, 2017-2018
Regeneron Research Program, Plainedge High School, 2016 - 2019
“Adolescents and Their Right to Genetic Information.”
Researching bioethics and the right “not to know” incidental genetic findings as it applies to adolescents and their parents. Mentor: Erik Parens / ------------
VOLUNTEERISM /COMMUNITY SERVICE
LCS Tutor at Tufts- 2019-Present- Tutor students in math for free on campus
Green Teens Program, Long Island Children’s Museum, Garden City, NY, February 2018 – August 2019. Team member. Developed and taught hands-on nature and environmental education programs to share with museum visitors based on the exploration of various STEM topics.
ADDITIONAL EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
Tufts Biology Research Club, Tufts University 2019-Present
Learn about research on campus. Includes meetings and lab tours.
The Palmier, Tufts University 2019-Present
Secretary/Treasurer, 2019- Present
Includes weekly meetings and participating in other outside events.
Private Tutor, Massapequa, NY, 2017 - Present
Includes tutoring students ages 9 to 16 in 4th grade math, 6th grade math, Algebra, Algebra 2
Common Core, Chemistry, and Biology.
University of Rochester Bausch and Lomb Honorary Science Award, Plainedge High School, May 2018 -- In recognition of outstanding achievement and superior intellectual promise in the field of science.
INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES
Girl Scout for 12 Years- Earned the Bronze, Silver and Gold awards (leadership community projects.
Quidditch, Softball, Karate and Cello
Research, Chemistry, Physics