Soodong Kim '25

Soodong is concentrating in Genetics, Genomics, and Development and plans to attend medical school after graduation. At Cornell, Soodong researches genetics/genomics and the role of enhancer RNA in the Kwak Lab, TAs for CHEM 2070, and is part of Cornell Men’s Swim! His favorite course at Cornell has been BIOG 1445. For fun, he like to bake, sleep, and watch movies! Lastly, he plans to shadow an orthopedic surgeon and volunteer at the hospital emergency department next summer.

His words of advice for new students

“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.”

College: CALS

Tutoring: CHEM 2070, CHEM 2080, BIOG 1445, BIOMG 2800

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