ARDMORE, PA–Jasmine Syed, a high school senior in Pennsylvania, has won both a national runner up and local affiliate award from the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) in computer science for 2015. She was recently profiled in the Mainline Media News as ‘Student of the Week.’
She has an extensive track record of achievement in scientific research. She participated in two summers of research, one of which was with Dr. Jeffrey Field at University of Pennsylvania for which she earned awards in the Montgomery County Science Fair. Syed won the Presidential Service Award in 2013 from volunteering at the organization Cradles to Crayons. She is also varsity tennis captain for Baldwin.