Senior Leadership Recognition Award

“For your dedication and leadership in SCS4All and your exceptional work as a teaching assistant in 15-151 and 15-251, along with your leadership as a tour guide, I have nominated you for the Senior Leadership Recognition.  Thank you for all you have done to help our students in computer science and address issues of diversity and inclusion on our campus.  You areContinue reading “Senior Leadership Recognition Award”

Machine Learning Tutorial

As I mentioned in my last post here, I interned at a startup this summer where I got to work on Machine Learning Models. I compiled together the basic core ideas and concepts involved in creating a model like this from start-to-finish and made this fun tutorial: Check it out!

Girls Who Create Summer Camp!

An Incredible Experience! Just finished creating, organizing, and teaching the Girls Who Create Camp and it was one of the best experiences of my life! It was a lot of responsibility creating this summer camp on my own and I learned so much. At this camp, I taught girls about 3D Printing and design, butContinue reading “Girls Who Create Summer Camp!”

Camp is Over!!!!!

The end of a long journey   Camp went amazing! It was a huge success! I feel so happy and invigorated right now. I can’t believe how much of an impact I was able to make!   At the very end of camp, parents were asking for my email, contact info, to take a pictureContinue reading “Camp is Over!!!!!”

Teaching at LinkedIN

An absolutely amazing experience  I just got the amazing opportunity to teach kids aged 5 to 12 coding at LinkenIN’s super fun Inday Event.  Though I was slightly nervous at first, the moment I got up there and started, I felt so awesome! I was so glad that the kids found coding as fun andContinue reading “Teaching at LinkedIN”

Changing my views on Learning

How teaching helped me learn  For a couple weeks now, I’ve been tutoring a student, named…well, for the sake of confidentiality, let’s call him “Max.” Max has been having trouble with algebra for a while and his dad thought it might be helpful to have me help him so he’s prepared for school next year.Continue reading “Changing my views on Learning”

Coding for Kids

My experience as a teacher  Four weeks ago, I taught my very first coding class with Coding for Kids. Math and Coding organized this class. Their mission is to prove that anyone can learn to code–in just a few weeks!  Basically, three high school kids teach about twenty elementary and middle school kids basic programmingContinue reading “Coding for Kids”

Becoming a Yoga Instructor

An incredible experience  In order to become a certified Yoga Instructor through Yoga Bharati, you have to: Attend eight hours of instruction per week for twelve weeks (That’s 96 hours) Go on a yoga retreat for 2 days and one night (Camping in the woods) Teach a class for 30 hours over the course ofContinue reading “Becoming a Yoga Instructor”