The dreamers will inherit the earth.*
*But just in case that doesn't work out, I'm also: a designer, programmer, teacher, writer, and maker of things.
Rising senior at Harvard studying computer science. In love with design, technology, psychology, and language. Useful in a pinch as a walking Harry Potter encyclopedia.
I really dig
Software Engineering Intern
starting June 2013
Front-end development intern in Palo Alto for Palantir Gotham (government analytics platform).
Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Lead weekly section of 12 students, grade problem sets and midterms, and hold weekly office hours for CS50: Introduction to Computer Science.
Design and develop websites for clients including GateSwap, Cook Pine Solutions, and various student groups. Created Unfriend Finder, a Facebook application that reached over 350,000 users.
Design + Development Intern
June 2012—July 2012
Handled information architecture, design prototyping, and front-end development for mobile sites.
Quantitative Reasoning Mentor
Crimson Summer Academy
June 2011—May 2012
Taught pre-calculus, basic computer programming, and photography to financially disadvantaged high school students. Also served as term-time mentor and led weekly homework help sessions.
A.B. in Computer Science, expected May 2014
Concentration GPA: 3.79Mouse over for relevant coursework
- CS50: Intro to CS
- CS51: Abstraction and Design
- CS171: Visualization
- CS61: Systems Programming
- CS121: Theory of Computation
- STAT110: Probability
- CS124: Data Structures and Algorithms
- CS181: Machine Learning
- CS187: Computational Linguistics
Alpharetta High School
Graduated May 2010
National Merit Scholar + U.S. Presidential Scholar Semifinalist
→ Graduated May 2010. National Merit Scholar. President of symphony orchestra, Gay-Straight Alliance, and English honor society. Volunteer at HIV/AIDS clinic and youth empowerment newspaper. Member of varsity math and quiz bowl teams.
Organizations + Activities
The Harvard Crimson (2011—)
Web Design Executive / Online Design Comp Director
Women in Computer Science (2012—)
Secretary / Twitter Sensei
Ballroom Dance Team (2010—2012)
Webmaster / Judges' Liaison / Competitive dancer
- x86 assembly
- HTML / CSS
- Mandarin Chinese
Stuck to the Refrigerator
Here are a few things I've made. (Psst—I'm always looking for new projects!)
I love getting mail, even if it isn't scratched out on parchment and sealed with wax. I read every word that passes through my inbox and promise to respond to your message within 24 hours—less if there isn't a storm brewing. So type away!
You can also email me directly at email@example.com.