Fely Jhae E
University of California, Merced - 2022
Human Biology Major/Psychology Minor
Academic Achievement: Award for maintaining a GPA of 3.75 or higher each year in high school. Voula Steinberg Memorial: Award for winning first place in the EGUSD Mathletes Competition (2015-16) regionals in high school. Ten Outstanding Young: Filipino Americans Award for excelling in a chosen field of expertise (scholarship). Dean’s Honor List for earning a GPA of 3.50 or higher for three semesters (UC Merced). Chancellor's Honor List for the 2020-2021 Academic Year earned from UC Merced. International Baccalaureate (IB) Candidate in high school.
AVID tutor for 3 years, Bobcat Biology Mentorship Program (BBMP): Serving as a mentor to two mentees at UC Merced providing Networking, Professional Development, Center for Career and Professional Advancement (CCPA) and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Pilipinx-Americans in Sciences and Engineering (PASE): Served as a Scribe for the revival of this organization at UC Merced. Assisted with paperworks and the re-establishment with a new admin board. Math Teacher's Assistant in high school for Algebra 2 and Trigonometry.
Philanthropy / Volunteering Experience
"UNICEF volunteer member: fed the homeless over winter break; served as a course monitor for The Giants Race; pledged to bring awareness to water contamination. Summer clinical volunteer to administer, monitor, and manage individuals getting their COVID vaccinations. Revived a professional advancement organization at UC Merced with peers to provide STEM opportunities to students. Participation in the STEP Program for first-generation students and of individuals with low-income for support and social/professional networking events. Shadowing podiatrists for insight into the life of a podiatric surgeon, observed patient interactions and care. "