Hello! I am a student, a blogger at http://tl-dr.ca/, a two time government page, a two time ScienceOnline2012 attendee, and a two time Student Climate and Conservation Congress attendee. I have done a number of public speaking events, I love games and gamification, and above all I want to learn and improve my self in any way I can.
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Erik N. Martin
High school student with experience in government and writing.
Grades K-5: The Butler School (Montessori), grades 6-10: The Calverton School, grade 11 12: ½ time at Calvert High School and ½ time at the College of Southern Maryland -dual-enrollment. I am also enrolled in several advanced placement courses at Calvert High School.
I am planning to attend the University of Maryland, Georgetown University, New York University or American University. I hope to begin college with enough college credits to qualify for sophomore class standing. My current high school GPA is 4.5 -- an A average, awarding me High Honors placement and qualifying me to compete for the Maryland Merit Scholarship.
Qualifications, Experience, and Honors
2009 Science Online Conference, Duke University. This conference exposed me to scientists from all over the world in a networking environment that allowed me to meet and interact intellectually with practicing scientists. I found this experience to be very stimulating intellectually. Once I was back at the Calverton School, I was interviewed on National Public Radio about the conference and what I took away from it. I also recently attended the 2012 conference, at which I presented on a panel addressing the importance of internet education, and how it has helped me personally. Having attended twice now, I have made a number of...
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U.S. House of Representatives
2011 - 2011
Appointed and worked as a United States House of Representatives Page over the summer of 2011. Working as a page required not only working in the Capitol, but also attending Page School in the...