2009: Did not compete as a junior...named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2008: Did not compete as a sophomore ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2007: Participated in three matches as a sophomore, posting a 1-2 record in foil competition ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prep: Five-year letterwinner at Great Neck South ... participated in the Junior Olympics in 2003 ... all-state selection in violin and viola ... served as Concertmaster of the orchestra ... served as the president of both the science team and founded her own non-profit organization to fund education efforts for students in rural China ... National Latin Exam gold medalist for five years ... was a National Merit Scholarship finalist ... recipient of the National AP Scholar Award.
Personal: Born January 30, 1988 ... daughter of Kevin and Charlene Shyu ... majoring in public policy with a certificate in policy journalism ... currently involved with Channel 13 as the vice president of Development and Operations ... also serves as News Director of The Chronicle ... involved with Habitat for Humanity.