Hailey McKelvie
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I am a rising Junior at Tufts University in the School of Engineering, studying Computer Science and Mathematics. In addition to being on the Varsity Sailing Team, I also participate in the Garden Club and in Women in Computer Sciences (WiCS) on campus. I grew up in Washington, DC.

With what little free time I have, I enjoy collecting houseplants, reading, and doing arts & crafts.


Tufts University, School of Engineering, Medford, MA.
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCS), Minor in Mathematics, May 2022.

Dean's List Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019.

My relevant course work includes Data Structures, Web Programming, Machine Structures & Assembly-Language Programming, Introduction to Digital Logic Circuits (with lab). In Fall 2020, I am taking Algorithms, Mathematical Modeling, Mathematical Aspects of Data Analysis, and Computer Security.

The Potomac School, McLean, VA, Class of 2018.

Tufts University
Medford, MA
May 2020 - present
Bioinformatics and Computational Biologist Researcher

Working under Professor Lenore Cowen with the Tufts BCB Research Group researching corals and conducting RNA-Sequencing on corals data.
Severn Sailing Association
Annapolis, MD
June 2019 - August 2019
Sailing Instructor

Taught sailing fundementals and safety to beginners ages 6 to 11. Planned daily lessons and water and land activites.
Georgetown University, Yates Field House
Washington, DC
June 2016 - August 2018
Lifeguard and Front Desk Assistant

Lifeguarded at the indoor pool and assisted with customer support.
Saxby's Coffee
Washington, DC
June 2018 - August 2018

Prepared food and beverages for customers.
Bright Beginnings
Washington, DC
June 2017 - August 2017
Childcare Intern

Cared for infants at Bright Beginnings, a DC-based nonprofit that provides childhood development services to homeless children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old. Helped with lesson plans and daily routines.
Smithsonian Insitution, National Museum of Asian Art
Washington, DC
June 2016 - August 2016
Digital Media and Technology Intern

Helped update and create the museum's internal website, which was hosted by WordPress. Helped manage some of the museum's social media platforms. Assisted with various other technical and web issues.


UMASM Calculator
Zero to Hero
The Universal Machine
x86 Assembly Bomb

Image Compression
Locality of Reference
Sudoku Solver
Remove Edges of Images
Grep Search


Programming Languages: C++, C, Java, Python, x86 Assembly, ARM Assembly, VHDL.

Web Design: HTML/CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, JSON, Node.js, APIs, MongoDB

Tools & Technologies: Linux, Git.