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Uri Koren / Technion Excellence Program

About myself: I was born in Haifa in 1998 and grew up in the adjacent Zichron-Yaacov.
I graduated Ort Binyamina High School in 2016, majoring in Physics, Electronics-Computers, and Robotics. During high school I participated in the First Robotics Competition (aka FRC) program, and in my senior year acted as team Orbit's (team number 1690) Spec team leader and Drive team coach.
After graduation, I served for 5 years in the IDF intelligence corps, starting as an analyst and later as a commander.
During my service I also studied Math at The Open University Of Israel.

Hobbies and other activities: I love music and have been playing piano for a lot of years. Furthermore, I like playing basketball and other team sports. Lastly, I enjoy reading and hiking.

When did you start the program? Winter 2021.