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Bring It On, Smart-Kid Style

ByTom MillerThe Secret Life of Scientists and EngineersThe Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

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So Mollie Woodworth was a cheerleader at MIT while she was an undergraduate. And she continues to coach the team, even though she’s now a graduate student at Harvard. What’s the difference between cheering and coaching for Mollie? She explains, “I’m a coach in the sense that I’m older than they [the other cheerleaders] are. And I have a lot more war stories. And also I’m older than they are. That’s reason number one and number three.”

Here’s the MIT crew in action.