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Lindblom Math & Science Academy Class of 2016

Vanderbilt University Class of 2020, Civil Engineering


Cyan Baker is a graduate of Vanderbilt University's class of 2020, where she received her Bachelor's of Engineering in Civil Engineering. She will be starting a full-time position with Turner Construction in the fall of 2020 as an Assistant Engineer. Cyan aspires to be in higher management, ultimately becoming CEO one day. Cyan grew up in the Morgan Park neighborhood on Chicago's south side. Cyan started with OTM in the summer of 2016, pursuing her interest in financial literacy. In her spare time, Cyan is an artist and competitive bowler. She has been bowling since she was 5 years old and professionally painting since summer 2012 with her first job at After School Matters.

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Beauty and Her Wallet

Fall 2018

If you’re a young woman who wears makeup or is interested in wearing makeup, then this article is for you. As we all know, makeup can be extremely expensive; anywhere from $10 to well over $1,000. So how do you get invested in makeup without spending so much? Research!

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Financial Literacy for Engineering Graduates

Fall 2020

Financial literacy is a very important topic that everyone needs to understand. Unfortunately, people in engineering majors are not properly taught how to manage finances during among their math and science classes. This article addresses this issue.

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Turn Your Passion into a Business

Fall 2017

If you're considering starting your own business, this article may be for you. Learn from two entrepreneurs about how they turned their passions into businesses.

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Beauty on a Budget

Fall 2016

Ever sit at home trying to think of ways to lessen the cost of maintaining your hair? Try doing your hair yourself! Here are 6 tips to help you stay beautiful on a budget.

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