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Born and raised in southern New Hampshire, Cecilia attended Bishop Guertin High School. After a successful high school campaign, in which she tallied five New Hampshire State Championships, Cecilia joined the Tigers of Princeton University, where she would not only earn a degree in Molecular Biology, but also set 11 school records and bring home multiple Ivy League Championships and All-American honors. Cecilia would cap off her stellar career with with a fifth place NCAA finish in the 800 meters. In her first…
A unique quality off the track is my unwavering curiosity. It seems like my mind constantly begs for the exercise I offer the rest of my body. I love Ted Talks, crossword puzzles, brain teasers, word scrambles, etc. and complete some kind of mentally engaging activity daily. Furthermore, I worked for a year with the FDA in a polysaccharide lab, and completed my senior thesis in the Princeton Neuroscience Institute. I have recently garnered an interest in psychology after beginning to tutor students preparing for the SAT/ACT. Tailoring information and motivation for each student keeps teaching the same material challenging and interesting.
Cecilia Barowski of Princeton After 5th at NCAA 800