The 2014 Distinguished Young Woman of Massachusetts is Xin Song, from Brighton. Through her participation in our program, Xin earned 5 separate awards, for a total of $2,600.00 in cash scholarships and the opportunity to advance to the next level of competition.
Xin 's achievements include: National Honors Society • Chorus Eastern Senior Districts – 2012, 2013 • President’s Community Service Award- 2011, 2012 • National Latin Exam Gold Medal - 2012, 2013 • National Spanish Exam - Silver Medal 2011 • International Kuo Shu Championships 2013- 2 Gold • Ocean State Grand National Tournament- 2 Gold • International Chinese Martial Arts Comp. 1 Silver • The New England Open World Championships- 4 Gold • US Open Martial Arts Championships 2010 – 3 Gold
In addition, Xin 's activities include: Kevin Chan's Martial Arts Team • Greater Boston Chinese Music Ensemble - Erhu • Boston Latin School Martial Arts Club - President • China Care Club - Events Coordinator • Indoor and Outdoor Varsity Track Team • Student leadership - Assistant Headmaster aide • Concert Choir - Alto Section Leader • HuaXin Chinese School - Martial Arts Teacher • Boston Synchrony Chinese Percussion Ensemble • Harvard SEAS Teaching Lab 2013 Intern