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April 12, 2022
So excited to have submitted a new work to UIST2022. Fingers crossed it gets in, but this work has truly been a labor of love so really happy to have submitted regardless of the result.

March 18, 2022
Excited to join SIGCHI’s first Sustainability Committee! Read more about Nic Bidwell’s plans for it here.

February 13, 2022
Had an incredible time at the Designing with Alganyl workshop hosted by the Living Matter Lab. 

February 11, 2022
Ready to put together some fun social events as a UIST2022 Social Chair!

February 9, 2022
Grateful to have been selected as an Ada Lovelace Fellow for the Open Source Hardware Summit! Excited to network with others who support open source work + hardware!

November 15, 2021
Excited to have Chemical Haptics being covered by a variety of media (HacksterIO, Nerdist, Gizmodo, etc). See a full list here.

November 4, 2021
Had a lovely time chatting with other haptics folks on The Haptics Club podcast! Big thanks to Ashley Huffman for inviting us. You can listen to the episode here.

October 11-14, 2021
Had an amazing time at UIST presenting Chemical Haptics and hosting the Haptics Social!

September 28, 2021
Honored to be apart of UChicago’s Graduate Recruitment Initiative Team (GRIT) as the Computer Science student representative. GRIT works to promote diversity across graduate programs.

September 22, 2021
Happy to put out the latest ACM XRDS Issue - was a pleasure working with the team as the lead editor on this issue about mental health + computing.

September 21, 2021
Enjoying my first ISWC/Ubicomp as a student volunteer - such amazing work being presented!

September 1, 2021
Excited to present Chemical Haptics at the Midwest Women in Science Conference and meet other women researchers in the sciences!

August 1, 2021
Serving as the lead editor for the upcoming ACM XRDS Issue! We’ll be showcasing research at the intersection of mental health and computing.

July 7, 2021
Enjoyed attending my first DIS virtually as a student volunteer! Inspired by the work I read!

June 30, 2021
Grateful to be nominated for the Microsoft PhD Fellowship by UChicago’s Computer Science!

June 25, 2021
Pleased to announce that my first paper has been conditionally accepted to UIST 2021 - “Chemical Haptics: Rendering Haptic Sensations via Topical Stimulants”

May 7, 2021
Excited to take part in my first CHI! I will not be presenting but am excited to interact and meet more in the HCI community :)

May 6, 2021
As part of a team of amazing Asian American volunteer organizers, I lead a workshop on the Illinois TEAACH Act! This was months in the making so it was so fulfilling to see it come to fruition.

May 6, 2021
Happy to announce that I've just joined the XRDS magazine team as a feature editor! So excited to be a part of the process of sharing exciting stories about the field of computing.

April 23-24, 2021
Had an incredible time as part of the 2021 Grad Cohort for Women put on by the CRA-WP. It was really helpful to hear about other women's experiences in computing/academia.

April 12, 2021
Finally submitted my first paper to UIST 2021! Very excited about this work!