Toren's Timeline


Summer Programs

June 2001 - July 2001

Do 3 different programs over the summer two of which were at the U of U in engineering where I won the highest prizes in both setting myself up to return later on.

Scholarship to U of U

January 2002 - February 2002

4 year tuition scholarship to U of U - Without working my butt off for a awesome GPA, ACT score, and all the other stuff, this would not have happened.

Graduated High School

May 2002 - June 2002

Graduated High School with something like a 3.9 or a 3.8... Can’t remember. (and an ACT of 30!)

MIssion to Nicaragua

September 2002 - September 2004

Mission in Nicaragua for LDS Church learning Spanish, working with people, and the Gospel.

Began College

January 2005 - September 2005

Began college studying Computer Engineering
Created service program where a few of us taught computer skills to a Spanish audience. It gave me the chance to lead and try new things. Way fun and rewarding!

All the time in the middle.(:

September 2005 - January 2008

Survive Undergraduate years making lots of friends, learning a ton, excelling in the classes, and setting myself up for all the important things that are to come. Also, I took special Honors classes along the way which let me interact with awesome people and learn really awesome things (I only was given this opportunity because I had the drive to do it and the High School grades to show I could).

Began working for Dr. Brown

January 2008 - June 2008

Begin working for the Dr. Brown, the Dean of Engineering (The Big Important Guy!) which set me up for my internship next.

Began 7 Month Internship at Intel

June 2008 - January 2009

Begin 7 month Internship at Intel where I learned how to work in real life and learned I will never want to live in Phoenix Arizona - Wayyyyy too hot!!!!!!

Left for India!

January 2009 - September 2009

Go to India on Study Abroad that I really had to fight for considering there was nothing like this before from the U of U. There I learned to travel and to connect with people from all over the world.

Return to College

September 2009 - May 2010

Return to college to finish my 5th and final year of my combined BS/MS program (Bachelors/Masters)

Offered Job at Intel!

February 2010

Offered Job at Intel (really awesome to get offered a job this early!!!). I was perfect for what they wanted so they decided it was best to wait 4 months for me. :)

Graduate from College!

May 2010

Graduate college with my Computer Engineering Graduate Degree in Honors and a Computer Science Undergraduate Degree with like a 3.82 GPA

Begin Job

June 2010

Begin job at Intel

Got Married!

November 2012

Married to someone truly beautiful with whom I hope to continually grow with