Andrew Leader is a junior Electrical Engineering student at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art in New York City. Growing up outside Boston, Andrew spent all of time playing in a rock band. In the spirit of developing a strong interdisciplinary background, he has worked on projects in fields as varied as molecular biology and neuromorphic robotics. Last summer, Andrew worked toward developing an improved test for immunity to chickenpox and shingles at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta.
He is an officer for Cooper Union’s Pro Musica club and founder/president of the Ukulele club. Andrew has played guitar for Cooper Dramatic Society’s productions of Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog and The Rocky Horror Show. He has volunteered with the organization Musicians on Call, playing ukulele for bedridden patients in healthcare facilities around New York City.
I'm passionate about
Music, cooking, nature, friends, knowledge