With this degree, she was on the pre-medicine route in order to become a doctor with research experience.
“I was active in multiple communities through numerous leadership roles, such as the Director of Production of TEDx for my college, in addition to volunteering with groups such as the Illini Emergency Medical Services and co-founding organizations. Through this, I was able to hone my analytical and management skills. However, there was a part of me that was missing: my creative side.”
“I fell in love with technology when I received a scholarship to attend the TEDMED conference and a NASA Social at Ames Research Center. There, I saw how people were able to impact millions of lives through tech.”
“…but I knew only the Software Engineering Fellowship at Hackbright Academy could give me the full education necessary to become a strong engineer.”
“Looking back, attending Hackbright was the best decision I’ve made. Hackbright provided quality education in a welcoming environment that made learning very enjoyable throughout our accelerated program.”
“I never got my acceptance letter to Hogwarts when I was 11, but being accepted into Hackbright was just as magical. Looking back, attending Hackbright was the best decision I’ve made.”
“I love to travel and go on adventures. This, with making art and photography, gives me a new perspective on life.”
“I was so ecstatic when I received my offer from Uber and it was truly a dream come true. Words can’t describe what a great opportunity it is to be a part of Uber’s engineering. Entering the tech industry might be daunting, but transitioning from Hackbright to Uber’s LadyEng made me feel supported and at home!”