IvyWise Master Tutor
B.S., B.A., Brown University
Graduate studies at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
Bolong Xu specializes in preparation for Science and Economics subjects and AP Exams, SAT Study, and MCAT Study.
Bolong has had several years of teaching experience at multiple different levels in a wide variety of positions, primarily for Biology and other science subjects.
Bolong graduated magna cum laude from Brown University with degrees in Biology and Economics. During this time, he served as a teaching assistant for several different courses. He has used that experience to develop techniques for conveying information in a logical and digestible manner. He also served as a tutor for the MCAT, where he passed on his strategies for preparing for and taking standardized tests. Part of this was done virtually, giving him insight into how to best teach in online formats.
As a medical student at Columbia University, Bolong has continued to develop his teaching acumen. He has designed coursework for junior medical students, taken elective courses on educational theory, and is conducting a scholarly project designing new metrics to evaluate medical student proficiency in learning specific skills. He is also involved with mentorship programs with local underserved high school and middle school students with an early interest in health sciences.
He intends on pursuing a career in internal medicine, with a supplemental focus on medical education. In his free time, Bolong enjoys snowboarding, dance, tennis, and fantasy literature.
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New York, NY
TEST PREP EXPERTISE
SAT, MCAT, AP Exams for Science and Economics