Thursday, 03 July 2014 00:00
Cindy Hom finished first in her class to become the Valedictorian for the Oyster Bay High School graduating class of 2014. Hom plans on attending Georgetown University in September where she will study math, chemistry and possibly
While at Oyster Bay High School, Hom was a member of the OBHS chapter of the National Honor Society, the National Science Honor Society, the Business Honor Society, the Art Honor Society, and was the
Publicity Officer for the Foreign Language Honor Society.
Hom is working toward the Gold Award in Girl Scouts. Her project is helping seniors with technology. She also works as a volunteer assistant teacher every Sunday for the Chinese School at OBHS.
Rebecca Layne will be attending Stanford University this fall where she will study applied math.
While at OBHS, Layne excelled as a member of the soccer and lacrosse teams. Layne was recognized for her achievements by being chosen as a News 12 Scholar Athlete. Layne was a member of the OBHS chapter of the National Honor Society, the French Honor Society, the Science Honor Society, and the Tri-M Honor Society. She also played the French horn in the OBHS Wind Ensemble and performed at Carnegie Hall in March 2014.
Layne served as President of National Honor Society and Vice President of French Honor Society.
This summer Layne will continue her studies of epigenetics at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories.