Come hear academic and program director of Polygence research academy Jin Chow (Stanford PhD '24, Princeton '17) talk about the importance of passion projects! Polygence's mission is to democratize access to research by pairing motivated high schoolers with expert research mentors to work on personalized projects! Polygence students have gone on to publish their work, present at conferences, and seek other creative ways to showcase their final products. With the gradual phasing out of standardized testing, come learn how to leverage the power of projects to build your intellectual portfolio!
Jin Chow is co-founder and COO of Polygence. She was born and raised in Hong Kong and is currently a PhD candidate at Stanford. She did her BA in Comparative Literature at Princeton, where she graduated as Valedictorian in 2017. She has been a lifelong educator and mentor to students both in Asia and in North America, and she and her team at Polygence is excited to leverage Project Based Learning help more students discover their intellectual passions!