What was your major and background? Master's in Mathematics Education
What are your interests within computer science? Data Science, Computer Science Education, Algorithms, Computational Geometry
How did you get interested in Computer Science? I became interested in computer science while learning math education because of its potential to enhance my understanding of mathematics and real-world applications. Especially, I discovered that computer science has in common with mathematical concepts and problem-solving techniques. As I learn how to program, analyze algorithms, and design data structures, I believe I will gain a deeper understanding of the beauty and power of mathematical reasoning.
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What is your most impactful iCAN experience? In my first semester in iCAN, I had the assignment to write a program for Blackjack game. The project was challenging because it required us to understand Python syntaxes and apply those according to the game rules. When I ran the program, I was surprised that the result looked like online games Iâ€™ve played before. As I worked on the project, I learned a lot about a new programming language and computer science concepts. Also, this experience significantly impacted me as it opened my eyes to the possibilities of using programming to solve real-world problems. It also gave me the confidence to pursue more advanced projects in the field and explore the many technological industry opportunities.
What are your hobbies/outside interests? Pilates, Movies, Books, Volunteering, Pets