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Eugene is the Director of Operations at College Bound Review. He is a graduate of Columbia University's Executive MBA program and also earned his bachelors degree in Biochemistry at Columbia University.
Eugene has spent years in the education field and is excited to merge the most innovative, high-tech software with the expertise of College Bound Review's IVY-League tutors to offer students the most effective format to prepare for their standardized exams and for success in all of their high school subjects.
He is excited for high school students to experience College Bound Review's full screen virtual whiteboard with live video and features such as a picture/file uploader to demonstrate problems in real time, an equation editor, screen share function, and archives of past tutoring appointments allowing students and parents to pause, fast-forward and even screen-shot valuable information for ongoing review. The software is very easy to use and does not require any downloads, allowing students to complete tutoring sessions from any location with a wi-fi connection.
Jessica, a Princeton University tutor who majored in Molecular Biology, is a proficient test-taker who is passionate about sharing her expertise with students seeking to maximize their test scores. Jessica earned a perfect (800) score is all areas of the SAT – Math, Reading and Writing – as well as a perfect 800 on SAT II exams in Math, Literature, Chemistry and Biology. She also earned a perfect (36) score on the ACT and the highest score (5) possible on AP exams in: Biology, Physics (Electricity and Magnetism), Physics (Mechanics), Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, English Literature, Statistics, Calculus, Computer Science, US History, and Spanish Language. Jessica is a highly experienced tutor who shares her studying and test-taking strategies to help students improve their scores in all subject areas.
Tutoring Subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, ACT preparation, Biology, Economics, English, all areas of Math
Melana, a Princeton University Varsity Cross Country and Track & Field athlete, was a National Merit Scholar and an AP Scholar with Distinction, as well as her high school Valedictorian. She earned the highest (5) AP score in: Calculus, Chemistry, US History, Statistics, Government and Politics, and Psychology.
Tutoring Subjects: ACT preparation, Computer Science, US History, Statistics, all levels of Math
Isabella, a highly experienced Princeton University tutor who majored in Chemical and Biological Engineering, earned a perfect (800) score on all areas of the SAT – Math, Reading and Writing – as well as a perfect score on the Chemistry and Math SAT II exams. Isabella was named a Fellow of the Princeton University Writing Center, recognized as one of the top 100 undergraduate/graduate writers, and currently tutors Princeton University undergraduate and graduate students in all areas of writing, including essays for coursework and applications.
Tutoring Subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, Chemistry, Biology, all levels of math, Essay Writing & Editing
Susan Alaimo is the founder and director of College Bound Review. She holds a Masters Degree from Columbia University and has successfully prepared thousands of students for the PSAT, SAT & ACT exams over the course of more than twenty years. Prior to launching College Bound Review, Susan was a college professor and private college counselor and knows exactly what college admissions officers are seeking in successful applicants.
Susan has created video presentations that share the knowledge needed by all college bound students and their parents. Topics covered include: Difference Between the SAT and ACT Exams, Importance of Impressive SAT (or ACT) Scores, Strategies for the SAT, Strategies for the ACT, Activities That May Translate into Scholarships, Tips for Writing an Effective College Application Essay, Tips for Filing Successful Applications, Back Door Approaches into Top Choice Colleges, Where to Seek Scholarship Money, and Importance of the FAFSA.
Crystal, a Princeton University tutor who majored in Economics with minors in Global Health and French, earned a perfect (800) SAT score in both Math and Writing and a perfect (800) score on the Molecular Biology SAT II exam. Crystal was named an AP Scholar with Distinction for earning the highest score (5) possible on AP exams in: Calculus BC, Statistics, US History, Psychology, Biology, English Language and Composition, French Language.
Crystal has studied in both Kyoto, Japan and in Ghana and is fluent in Mandarin and French and conversant in Japanese. She is a highly effective tutor, equipped with the skills and experience to help students reach their academic goals.
Tutoring subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, Biology, Chemistry, French, English and Writing
Robin earned both a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science degree from Brown University and is currently pursuing her Ph.D in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education. After graduating from Brown, Robin joined Teach for America and then continued her teaching career at an award-winning, high-performing charter school in Newark, NJ. Having been a highly successful test-taker herself, earning perfect scores on both the Math and Chemistry SAT II exams, Robin excels in sharing strategies in all areas of the SAT and ACT with students so they too can earn impressive scores.
Tutoring Subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, ACT preparation, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Science, Earth Science, all levels of Math, Essay Writing & Editing, Organizational Skills, and Time Management
Emily, a highly experienced Cornell University tutor, earned a perfect Math score on both the SAT and SAT II exams. She was an AP Scholar with Distinction at Montgomery High School where she earned the highest score (5) possible on Advanced Placement exams in: Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Statistics, Macro Economics, Chemistry, and US History.
Tutoring Subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, Statistics, all levels of Math through Calculus AB
Victoria graduated with Honors from Princeton University with a major in Comparative Literature, with a concentration on French and Chinese language and literature. She earned multiple awards for creative writing during her undergraduate studies. She was then awarded a Fulbright Scholarship and taught English to middle and high school students for a full year in South Korea.
Victoria has returned to Princeton University to attain certification in the field of teaching. She has years of experience tutoring high school students in all levels of Math and English. Victoria earned top scores on the SAT as well as the highest score of 5 on all of her AP exams: (Biology, US History, Micro/Macro Economics, Psychology, Calculus).
Tutoring Subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, ACT preparation, Public Speaking, English (Critical Reading and Writing), French, Chinese, all levels of Math, Chemistry, and Biology.
Julia, a Princeton University tutor who majored in Psychology and minored in Neuroscience, Musical Performance, and Italian Language & Culture, is talented in a multitude of fields. An accomplished harpist, she performs with the Princeton University Orchestra. She has also worked at NASA in Alabama and at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla, CA. Julia was selected from 6,500 applicants to serve as a Bank of America Student Leader in San Diego, Washington DC, and other locations. Julia was named an AP Scholar with Distinction for her perfect, or near perfect, scores in: Calculus, Psychology, US History, Statistics, English Language & Composition, and English Literature and Composition.
Tutoring Subjects: ACT preparation, Music Theory, Italian, Psychology, English/Writing
Director of Operations
Rebecca earned her Bachelors Degree from Princeton University in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, as well as a certificate in Neuroscience. She graduated in the top 10% of her class and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and Sigma Xi honor societies for general academic and scientific research excellence, respectively.
Rebecca has years of experience tutoring and teaching small group classes, preparing students for both the SAT and ACT exams. She has also been employed by Princeton University to tutor undergraduate students in the fields of Biology and Physics.
Tutoring Subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, ACT preparation, all levels of Math, and all levels of Science
Susan Alaimo, Director
Jackie, a highly experienced Princeton University tutor who majored in Economics, earned a perfect score (800) on all areas of the SAT – Math, Reading, and Writing – and is passionate about helping students to likewise achieve academic success. Jackie has won awards in almost all academic subjects including: English, Math, Science, Social Studies, and French Language and Culture.
Tutoring Subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, French, Biology, all levels of Math, and Economics
Ananya is a highly experienced Princeton University tutor who majored in Computer Science (Engineering). She earned a perfect score (800) on all areas of the SAT – Math, Reading, and Writing – as well as a perfect score on the Physics and Math SAT II exams. Ananya was an Intel Science Talent Search Semi-finalist, a National Semi-finalist in the Siemen’s Foundation Research competition, and took 4th place at the Environmental Engineering International Science and Engineering Fair.
Tutoring Subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, Computer Science, Physics, all levels of Math
Jessica, who majored in Molecular Biology at Princeton University, is highly experienced at tutoring and teaching small group classes, preparing students for both the SAT and ACT exams. She has helped many students gain admission to Ivy League universities and win major national scholarships. Jessica is also a highly respected writer, with works appearing in the Washington Post, the New York Times, and other daily newspapers and literary magazines.
Tutoring subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, ACT preparation, Chemistry, Biology, Critical Reading, Writing, and all levels of Math.
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Jonathan, a USA Mathematical Olympiad Qualifier, is a highly experienced Princeton University tutor with six years of tutoring experience. Jon majored in Computer Science and utilized his talents on a variety of projects at Princeton University as well as while working as a Bloomberg Software Engineer. He earned a perfect (800) score on the SAT II exams in Math, Biology and Chemistry.
Tutoring Subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, Computer Science, Chemistry, all levels of Math
Matt is a highly experienced Princeton University tutor who majored in Economics and won numerous honors as National Merit Finalist, National Hispanic Scholar and high school Valedictorian. He is a highly experienced tutor in many subject areas, as well as a Princeton University athlete.
Tutoring Subjects: PSAT/SAT preparation, Economics, Chemistry, Essay Writing/Editing, all areas of Math
College Bound Review offers the best SAT preparation tutors in the business. We pride ourselves in offering 1:1 private tutoring using official College Board and ACT Inc. material that mirrors what students will face on the actual SAT and ACT exam. We’ve hand-picked a high-quality team of IVY-League tutors who have scores in the top percentile nationwide and are able to communicate effectively and demonstrate complicated material in a simple manner. Our tutors are trained directly by Susan Alaimo who has over 21 years of experience preparing students for the PSAT, SAT, and ACT exam.
College Bound Review has combined private tutoring with top instructors with an abundance of proprietary video lessons to help students raise their test scores quickly.
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