Why We're Here
A Message From the Founder,
Ever since I was little, I've always been vocal about injustices that I have experienced. After Covid-19 shutdown many schools within my state, the disparities that existed in within our society became extremely evident, and I decided it was time to take action.
Michelle Zhang is a senior at Boston Latin School. She is deeply passionate about education and is a strong avocate for educational equity. Within school, she is the captain of the varsity speech and debate team, and the co-president of the BLS big band and principal pianist. She hopes to use her experiences and abilities to help create accessible education for all learners.
Christine Maher is a senior attending Boston Latin School. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking and thrifting with friends and family. She also enjoys environmental science and works to promote awareness about nature and the environment in urban youth through her blog and through activities that benefit city habitats.
Caitlin Donovan is a senior at Boston Latin School. She is a straight A student and is always ready to lend a helping hand. She also participates in competitive archery, in addition to being a part of the school track team. In school, she is a part of the Model UN team. Outside of school, she enjoys playing piano (which she has done for the past ten years), drawing, and hanging out with friends.
Madelyn Taylor is a senior at Boston Latin School. She is a straight A student, an editor for her school newspaper, and a student body representative for her student council. In addition, she plays basketball and soccer, and is co-president of a club for female athletes at her school.
Olivia Yang is a senior at Weston high-school. In her free time, she enjoys drawing, playing the piano, and reading. Additionally, she loves spending time with her friends and family. She enjoys reading classics and is currently working through Jane Austen's novels. She is a high achieving student who strives for the best quality work in every subject. She hopes to use her artistic abilities in various aspects of her work and spread creativity amongst her peers.
Paige Fitzgerald is a senior at Boston Latin School. She is a straight A student and plays competitive softball in and out of school. When she is not participating in sports she enjoys volunteering at the Family Resource Center in Everett, where she assists with the food pantry. She likes to babysit and is actively engaged in her community, coaching basketball and working at the community center. In her free time she enjoys reading and seeing friends and family.
Vera Jacobson is a junior at Boston Latin School. She is a straight A student that works hard in all of her classes. This past year she sailed across the Pacific and the Atlantic Ocean and visited 15 countries. She plays volleyball, ice hockey, and competitive sailing, in and out of school. She also has been apart of the Courageous Sailing Program that teaches inner city kids how to sail. Vera is very passionate about global climate change. Along with the S.E.A. associati
Nadezda (Nadya) Kosintseva is an International Grandmaster who represented the Russian national chess team for more than twenty years. As a member of the Russian national chess team Nadya won two chess Olympiads (2010 and 2012) as well as many individual and team prizes in the Russian, European and World tournaments. Nadya is former #3 in the women world ranking.
Hi everyone!! I'm Sam Chen (he/him)..
My name is Nicholas or Nick, whatever you really prefer! I'm a rising senior in high school at Boston Latin School who enjoys math and physics. Out of school, I love volunteering, playing volleyball, and playing piano. Overall, I'm a light-hearted guy that is looking to help youth pursue their dreams.
Mary Bosch is a senior at Boston Latin School. In school, she participates in musical theater, show choir, and Model UN. Outside of school, she plays four instruments including classical viola, bass, guitar, and ukulele. Academics is very important to Mary, and she is always willing to help friends with work. In addition, she was also a part of the speech and debate team in middle school.
Nhat Thai is a senior at Boston Latin School. In his free time, he loves to play basketball and game with friends. He enjoys conversing with others and having a good laugh. He is always there for those who are in need of assistance, which is why being a part of Tutorstars is something he is passionate about.