University of Notre Dame
BackgroundInterview Date:April 2019
Gender Identity: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Biracial: Half White and Half Asian
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Graduation Year: 2019
High School Experience: Public school in Darien, CT with a graduating class of about 300 students. There was a culture of going to college.
First Generation College Student: No
Major: Computer Science
Minor: None, but I have taken a lot of courses in the East Asian Languages and Cultures department and that was not a minor when I first came here.
Extracurricular Activities: I am in the Notre Dame Symphony Orchestra and Iron Sharpens Iron, which is an interdenominational Christian group, and I’m a mentor for Building Bridges, which is for a mentorship program for Multicultural students. I was also in Japan Club for my first two years but am not anymore.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience?
I’ve definitely met a lot of my main friends and community from the orchestra and Iron Sharpens Iron. I’ve also have kept some strong bonds from being in Japan club my first year.