OUR 2020 CAPTAIN

AVA RUBIN

Education

Vintage High School

2019-2020 School Year: Eleventh Grade

Current GPA: 

4.83 (Weighted)

4.0 (Unweighted)

Skills

Intermediate Programming with Java-- 5 on the AP Computer Science Exam

General Chemistry Knowledge-- 5 on the AP Chemistry Exam

Strong Math & Writing Skills 

Experience with Adobe Suite 

E.g: Illustrator, Photoshop, Premiere, Acrobat, InDesign

Google Suite

Microsoft Office

Experiences 

2019-2020:

Captain / Programmer for a Robotics Team, FRC #7667

This is the only community robotics team located in Napa County. We are comprised of students in grades 7 through 12, from 3 different counties, and 10 different schools. As a team we do it all, from engineering and competing to encouraging involvement in STEM.

Treasurer for Thirst Project 

Thirst Project is an organization whose primary goal is to provide safe drinking water to communities around the world. As the treasurer of my high school’s club, I keep track of our finances, make sure we stay on budget, and help with fundraising.

 

Treasurer for Bring Change to Mind 

My school’s Bring Change to Mind club  is focused on reducing the stigma around mental health. Being treasurer of this club includes applying for grants, maintaining budgets, assisting in fundraising efforts, and detailing our overall finances. 

 

Link Crew Leader

Through my high school, link crew gives upperclassmen the chance to work with and 

help guide freshmen through their transition into high school. We host 

activities, routinely check in on the freshmen, and give them any 

assistance they may need.       

 

2019:

Neuroscience Internship/Research Experience at Stanford University (CNI-X)

This program was 2 weeks long, and each day was comprised of five, one hour long lectures by Stanford professors on different psychological and psychiatric topics. We also worked in small groups to create a capstone project, and at the end presented it to over eighty people. 

 

2017-2018: 

Biotech Academy Internship at Touro University

This internship lasted 2 weeks and consisted of various health-care related activities each day. These activities ranged from cadaver labs, to working with medical dummies, and even informational sessions on health conditions. 

 

Achievements 

2018-2019:

Student of the Month for Math

“Block V” Award for maintaining a GPA of 3.5 Higher 

 

2017-2018: 

Student of the Month for Biology 

Excellence in Biology Award

Excellence in Mathematics Award

Excellence in Spanish Award

“Academic Excellence” Award for 4.0 GPA or Higher

“Lamp of Knowledge” Award for Maintaining a GPA of 3.5 or Higher

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