University of Pennsylvania
BackgroundInterview Date:May 2019
Gender Identity: Female
Race/Ethnicity: East Asian
Graduation Year: 2021
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual
High School Experience: Public high school in Southern California with a graduating class of about 900 students. There was a culture of going to college, but it wasn’t as academically competitive as a lot of other high schools in the area.
First Generation College Student: No
Major: Digital Media Design – it’s a combination of Computer Science and Design
Minor: Fine Arts
Extracurricular Activities: I’m a teaching assistant for a computer science class, I’m in an engineering sorority, and I’m in the Computer Science Society.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience? In what ways?
Being a teaching assistant is probably one of my favorite things about being at Penn because I found out I really like teaching and helping others and it made me enjoy Computer Science more.