Service

As an Asian-American woman and Chinese adoptee, service has always been an important aspect of my life. Outside of debate, most of my volunteer experience has centered around the nexus of policy, social justice, and science. 

 2016 meeting with D-RISE students from Detroit and University of Michigan President, Dr. Mark Schlissel. 

2016 meeting with D-RISE students from Detroit and University of Michigan President, Dr. Mark Schlissel. 

 
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2016 - Diversity in STEM

Detroit Research Summer Experience (D-RISE)

Primary program assistant and summer counselor for D-RISE, helping students from Cass Tech High School in Detroit with independent research projects in the University of Michigan Chemistry department.

 

 
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2014-2016 - Philosophy of Science

Philosophy of Science in Technology {POSIT} Society

Founder and president of the {Philosophy of Science in Technology} Society, a University of Michigan student organization that engages in community dialogue on the intersection of philosophy and biochemistry.

 
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2017-present - Science Communication

Science Teaching Through Art (STAR)

I am on the leadership team of STAR, an interdisciplinary student organization dedicated to promoting science communication between the Stanford research community and the general public. STAR hosts several workshops teaching scientists how to make infographic posters, 3-D printing, and videos about their research. Check out some of my work with STAR in the Art & Design tab! 

 
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2017-Present - Science Policy

Science Policy Working Group

Involved in starting a Science Policy Working Group, which, in partnership with Stanford’s Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC), seeks to connect STEM graduate students and faculty with policy makers and researchers in law, public policy, and economics.

 

 
 2017 STAR Science Video workshop. Image credit:  STAR

2017 STAR Science Video workshop. Image credit: STAR