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Julia Zheng Liberty HS Julia Zheng Liberty HS

Julia Zheng Liberty HS

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 by The Press in School

Grade: Graduated senior

Family members: Mother, Yi; father, Lingyi; sister, Stephanie

Favorite subject: I love math because it is the foundation for all science – beautiful, practical, ever-present. Physics allows me to apply math to the real world and prompts me to contemplate the universe.

Activities: Debate team and varsity tennis, co-captain; Liberty Life, features editor; math team, president; orchestra

Next steps: To college and beyond!

Career goals: Undecided

Heroes: My parents are my heroes; they have taught me the power of empathy, word, and a strong work ethic.

Hobbies: Reading, journaling, photography

Volunteer/community work: Assistant coach, Greater Bethlehem Soccer League; teaching assistant, HuaXia Chinese School; senior leader, NHS Homework Club

Likes: A good ol’ cup of green tea, classical music, night tennis, skiing

Dislikes: Monday mornings

Greatest accomplishment (so far): I qualified for the AIME (a national mathematics competition) and completed doped superconductor research at the Pa. Governor’s School for the Sciences.

Advice for peers: How many different lives would you live if you could? With so many different possibilities, it’s only possible to reach a fraction of your full potential. Put yourself out there and take chances.

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