Karen Gu
Karen Gu
Height: 5-3
Year: So.
Hometown: East Hanover, N.J.
High School: Hanover Park
Position: Foil
Events: Foil
Major: Computer Science and Molecular Biology

2016-17: Overall record: 29-25 … NFC record: 14-3 … ranked 25th at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship (3/12) … placed sixth at The Big One Invitational (11/5). [INDIVIDUAL RESULTS]

Off the Fencing Strip at MIT: Majoring in computer science and molecular biology … completed an externship at G7 Research where she created educational content … conducted a UROP with Prof. Fournier in geobiology, specifically carboxysomal phylogeny … MIT INSPIRE.

High School: A 2016 graduate of Hanover Park High School ... placed third at the Denise O’Connor High School Championships ... placed first at NJFA Tuesday Unrated Foil ... valedictorian ... National Honor Society class representative ... Reinauer Award for highest scoring decathlete in New Jersey ... USABO semifinalist ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... Rensselaer Medal ... Girl Scout Gold Award ... Scholastic Art and Writing Awards Gold Key winner ... Debate Team president ... Academic Team ... mock trial lawyer.