NCWIT Aspirations in Computing 2018 National Winner!

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OMG! I’m ecstatic to be one of 40 National Winners of the Aspirations in Computing Award from the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) out of 3600 applications! NCWIT has provided me with so many opportunities that I am thankful for beyond words. After being a National Runner Up and Affiliate Winner of the Award in […]

HERlead Grant

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I am so excited to announce that I have received the HERlead Grant for ThinkSTEAM from ANN INC and Vital Voices to hold Hudson Valley’s first ever all-day STEAM-A-THON exclusively for middle school girls hosted by Lakeland Copper Beech on January 7th! Stay tuned to for more details!

XO Group Intern!

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For the past two weeks, I had the amazing opportunity of being an intern for the mobile iOS development team at the XO Group in New York City. This was the first actual job/internship that I have ever had and it was such an incredible experience to get to take the train to the city […]

Summer job @ IBM

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This summer has been super fun so far! I am currently a high school intern at IBM’s TJ Watson Research Headquarters in Westchester, NY. I am doing research under the mentorship of Dr. Ching-Hua Chen in the Computational Health and Decision Making group in IBM. Currently, I am analyzing data from the National Institute of […]

My experience at the HERlead fellowship forum

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This past week as a HERlead fellow at the leadership forum in NYC has been awesome! It was inspiring to listen to the different panels and speakers who shared their stories. I also loved being mentored by Luz Ma from Vital Voices Mexico and ANN INC.’s Joan Ciancaglini. By far, the best part has been […]

Technovation Global Semifinalist!

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OMG! I am a Technovation Global Semifinalist with SafetyPin – the app that my team, ClassFive, virtually created! After meeting each other at the She++ #include Fellowship Summit in California in April, I was able to form a team with Anika Rawat from California, Moya Ly from Ohio, Fasica Mersha from Georgia, and Valerie Tse […]

Metrohacks II – My First Hackathon!

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This weekend I had the chance to attend my first ever hackathon at MetroHacks II in the Warriors Ice Arena in Boston, Massachusetts! Saying that I have never been to a hackathon before, this was definitely quite an awesome experience to spend all night coding. There were about 265 hackers at Metrohacks this year and many […]

2017  Apple WWDC Scholarship Winner!

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OMG!!! I cannot believe I actually got this scholarship and will be going to Apple’s WorldWide Developer’s Conference in San Jose! I am super excited to attend and meet several people from around the world. This is going to be an amazing experience that I am really really looking forward to!

2017 HERlead Fellow from ANN INC.!

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I can’t believe that I got this fellowship! As one of 30 fellows chosen from 884 applications, I will be joining an extraordinary group of high school girls from across the country who are committed to creating positive change in their communities. I am invited to participate in the four-day 2017 HERlead Leadership Forum taking […]