September 3rd, 2015 · No Comments
Yilin Xu Richard K. Lashof High Hopes Scholar California State University, Northridge Yilin, who emigrated from China in the 8th grade, is graduating from the IB program at Berkeley High. She participated in the R.I.S.E. program and is now one of its academic mentors. She was president of the Earphone English Club and also a member of the school technical crew, handling tech operations for live performances. Yilin also was a paid intern at the Berkeley Public Library. She will be the first in her family to attend college and would like to go into a medical profession, specializing in oncology.