Maria Thielman
Maria Thielman

Maria Thielman graduated from Germanna Community College in December 2014 with an associate’s degree at the age of sixteen. She now pursues a bachelor’s in chemical engineering at Virginia Tech.

Her views are based on her own experiences and do not reflect those of the institutions she attended or currently attends, the tutoring services where she worked during the 2014-2015 academic year, or anyone else she met or worked with.

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