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Gigi Olmstead was born in Vietnam in a bilingual household, speaking French and Vietnamese. She lived in Asia for four years until her family moved to France. Gigi grew up...

John studied comparative literature and mathematics as an undergrad. He returned to school intent on getting a PhD in comparative literature, but ended up auditing math classes for fun and, eventually,...

Michael is a Chicago native who earned bachelor’s degrees in both math (honors) and computer science from Cornell University. He is currently  pursuing a PhD in math at the University...

Allison recently graduated with honors from Northwestern University with a bachelor's degree in theatre and creative writing. She has experience working with students of all ages. During her time at...

Amanda graduated with high honors from DePaul University in 2014 with a bachelor's degree in secondary history education. While at DePaul, she was involved with everything from giving campus tours...

A graduate student in the physics department at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Francisco's PhD project is aimed at elucidating the physical mechanism behind high-temperature superconductivity. Since 2009, he...