Sharon Lin is a senior at Stuyvesant High School in NYC and a writer, activist, and developer. She is the founder of StuyHacks, BitxBit Camp, and ImpactfulWorks. She has been featured on the Qualcomm #WhyWait Invent-Off and Voice of America and currently writes for The Huffington Post, Forbes, USA Today, and AFA, among other publications. She is working alongside the US Department of State, END7, United Nations, and Facebook on several youth-oriented initiatives, and conducts computational biology research at New York University. She has been named a CE Week 10Under20 and a NextGenVest 18 Under 18.
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