Ten-Year Reunion for the Class of 2008

organized by Song Fu and Holman Gao

The Magnet Class of 2008 is planning a ten-year reunion in Silver Spring in December.  Please RSVP online if you want to attend!

Magnet Arts Night 2008 on Flickr

Several alumni shared updates for the reunion:

Will Bucher Holman Gao Dan Quang Dan Quang Poorva Singal
  • Vijay Baharani is making sparks fly as an electrical engineer at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory.
  • Jack Berry is in the Neuroscience MD/PhD program at Columbia University.
  • Will Bucher works as an intellectual property lawyer in New York City helping video game companies protect their creations.
  • Cody Burton finished his physics PhD at MIT in September, and just started working on development of a trapped ion quantum computer at Honeywell Quantum Solutions.
  • Song Fu is currently doing his intern year of residency at the University of Maryland.
  • Holman Gao splits his time freelancing with tech startups and running his own company, BoostMySchool, that helps schools with their fundraising.
  • Barbara Hendrick is working at a startup in Boston, RightHand Robotics, and still playing soccer whenever she can.
  • Sarah Kinter is in her third year of law school at the University of Chicago. 
  • Kun Li develops medical device software at Key Tech in Baltimore.
  • Mindy Or is living in San Francisco, working as a software engineer in Seattle.
  • Zack Pinsky works in market research consulting for entertainment clients while trying to get someone, anyone to buy his screenplays.
  • Eddie Qian is finishing his internal medicine residency and will be a pulmonary and critical care medicine fellow at Vanderbilt this summer.
  • Dan Quang is a postdoc at the University of Michigan and hopes to be a professor soon!
  • Poorva Singal is a Product Manager at Code.org, working to expand access to Computer Science education for K-12 students.
  • Nitin Sukumar is a first-year medical student at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
  • Jeff Vanarsdall is working as a project manager for Clark Construction in the DMV area.
  • Boris Vassilev is a Data Scientist at Facebook, working with the applied machine learning group.
  • Tom Warner is working as a remote web developer and living in the Rocky Mountains.
  • Louis Wasserman is in his sixth year at Google.
  • Vivian Yamamoto is living in San Francisco, working as a software engineer at Square.
  • Yang Yang lives in New York and works in algorithmic trading.
  • Junqian Zhang is a second year resident in dermatology at the University of Pennsylvania.