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Resume

Adarsh Murugesan

Rising Junior at American High School – GPA 4.0

PROJECTS

Sprouting Youth Foundation, Founder and President

March 2020 - Present

Started a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that helps kids of all age learn the basics of robotics, public speaking, and youth leadership skills

Blog, Extracurricular

October 2020 - Present

Writing blogs (thecogniscientist.com) that express my passion in the fields of Linguistics and Cognitive Science.

SKILLS

Linguistics

Passionate about Linguistics and specialize in historical linguistics, pragmatics, and some computational linguistics

Public Speaking 

Many certificates of recognition in school competitions, second place at Toastmasters competition, and created a teen toastmasters club.

Multilingual

I speak English and my mother tongue, Tamil, fluently

EXPERIENCE

Ohio State Linguistics Program (SLIYS)

June 2022 - July 2022

Attending the prestigious Ohio State SLIYS Linguistics Program for high schoolers

FTC Blizzard Robotics, Club

September 2020 - Present

Designing and building a robot as the captian of an FTC robotics team. We have made it to a state level competition.

Humanist Global Charity, Internship

August 2020 - October 2020

Helped find people in need as a linguist intern for the Humanist Global Charity. Received recommendation letter: https://tinyurl.com/3k6ye72n

AWARDS

Humanist Global Charity

Best and most valuable intern of 2020

FTC Robotics Competition

Advanced to the state level (Inspire 2nd award and Think 1st award)

Toastmasters YLP Competition

2nd place

Alameda County Science Fair

1st place

AHS Linguistics Club

September 2021 - Present 

Running the Linguistics club at my high school

Sprouting Youth Gavel Club (affiliated to Toastmasters International), Founder and President

March 2020 - Present 

Created a speaking club with my peers that focuses on and improve basic speech skills such as public speaking, conversational skills, and judging/evaluation skills.

Tamil, Extracurricular

September 2019 - Present

Studying Tamil as a second language outside of school. (International Tamil Academy - https://www.catamilacademy.org/)

Curriculum Developer, Extracurricular

June 2019 - September 2020

Sole curriculum developer for Snap Circuits by Elenco, which has helped home-schoolers across America learn about electronics

Tutoring, Extracurricular

June 2019 - September 2019

Tutored elementary students Math and English. Received a thank you letter (https://tinyurl.com/acczbr8a) from one of the students