Isabel Swafford
Isabel Swafford
Height: 5-8
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Boise, Id.
High School: Boise
Major: Undecided
Event: Ba/Fr

Research and STEM activities
Studied elliptic and twin primes and their relation to the group law and elliptic curve cryptography as a research fellow for Boise State University's Research Experience in Mathematics for Young Scientists program and presented the group's findings at the Idaho Conference on Undergraduate Research and the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Atlanta, Ga....Drafted a mock mission to Mars as leader of the Surface Science team, which devised mission activities to take place on the planet surface in collaboration with local experts and NASA Ames Research Center scientists and former astronauts as part of the Idaho Science and Aerospace Scholars summer academy.

Prior to Caltech
YMCA National Championships qualifier in 2017-18...Three-year Boise YMCA team captain...Presented with the Sue Shelton Memorial Award for Hard Work...Boise High Swimming Most Improved Girl as a freshman...National Honor Society Vice President...National Merit Scholarship Commended Scholar...AP Scholar with Honor...AP Scholar with Distinction...President and Founder of Boise High Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society...Tutor and President at the Boise High Writing Assistance Center.

Personal
Born in Eugene, Ore....Daughter of Melissa and Johan...Plays the French horn...Enjoys graphic design and photography.