Women's Lightweight Crew

 
Emily Chen
Emily Chen
Height: 5-3
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Nashua, N.H.
High School: Bishop Guertin
Major: Brain and Cognitive Sciences

2013-14: Coxswain of varsity 8 crew … CRCA Scholar Athlete … started the season in the Lightweight 8 entry at the Head of the Charles (10/20) … coxed the A4 boat at the Foot of the Charles (11/16) … coxed the V8 crew in all six of its races in the spring … also coxed the A4A entry at the Knecht Cup (4/12) … helped the team to a win against Bucknell for the Dennis Kamrad Trophy at the Dad Vail Regatta (5/10) … also part of a crew that took first-place in the petite final at the IRA Championships (6/1), defeating crews from Georgetown and Tulsa.

2012-13: Coxswain of varsity 8 for a second straight season … CRCA Scholar Athlete … coxed the team in the Head of the Charles (10/20), Foot of the Charles (11/10), the Beanpot (3/30), Knecht Cup (4/13), Muri Cup (4/27), Dad Vail (5/10) and the IRA Championships (6/1) … silver medal at the Dad Vail Regatta … also coxed the A4 boat at the Foot of the Charles.

2011-12: Coxswain of varsity 8.

Off The Water at MIT: Majoring in brain and cognitive sciences … internship with Teach for America … research in Hamel Lab on biofuels project as part of the MIT Energy Initiative … research in early childhood cognition lab and in neuroscience at the Wilson Lab … Alpha Phi … director of finance for Advocates for World Health … Gordon Engineering Leadership program … DanceTroupe.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Bishop Guertin High School.