Tarek Mohammed graduated from the Academy for the Advancement of Science and Technology in 2018. At BCA, he was a part of the Junior State of America for four years, serving as the Director of Fundraising during his junior year. Tarek also did agricultural research, having won New Jersey’s FFA Agriscience Fair and placing as a silver medalist in the Big E Regional Agriscience Fair.
Tarek is currently a sophomore year at Rutgers University, New Brunswick’s School of Arts and Sciences studying Mathematics and Computer Science. At Rutgers, Tarek is a captain of his own intramural basketball team that plays both in the fall and spring semesters. In his free time, he spends most of it watching the New York Knicks, having watched all 82 games in the previous season. Besides basketball, Tarek enjoys writing, listening to hip-hop and contemporary R&B music, and watching cartoons.