Education

Education
Sep 2006 - Present

Honours of Bachelor of Arts (Candidate June 2010)

University of Toronto

  • Relevant Courses: Interface Design, Navigation and Interaction, Application Software for Interactive Media, Sound Design, Design for New Media, Project Development and Presentation
Sep 2008 - May 2009

Centennial College

Full-time

  • Full-time new media design courses from different aspects, including interaction design, designing and building websites, interface design, flash, video, photography and sound
  • Demonstrated excellent work ethic both individually and in groups for new media senior projects
  • Attended conferences and speeches held by different interactive design companies and authorities, such as IBM, CanWest Digital Media which created a greater understanding for the future design

Work History

Work History
Sep 2009 - Present

Designer for “e-Learning Project”

Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC)
  • Design the e-Learning project, based on the OHRC’s guidelines
  • Improve the e-Learning project by designing an interactive website to encourage users to explore information pertaining to the project
  • Cooperate with co-workers to share ideas and gain constructive feedback on current content
Aug 2004 - Present

Group Coordinator

Lee yang Crazy English Summer Program

  • Promoted a positive experience for members by accommodating their needs in time
  • Publicized events and created posters to inform groups members to ensure high attendance rate
  • Interacted with members and co-workers, developing excellent interpersonal skills, such as organization and leadership skills
Sep 2007 - Present

Senior International Student Mentor

University of Toronto (International Student Center)

  • Liaise with first year international students to assure a smooth and positive transition into university life
  • Supervise students in their studies and assist them in resolving any difficulties they encounter
  • Improve leadership skills by attending the mentor training program and arranging different events for mentees
Dec 2009 - Jan 2010

Self-Exhibition

1265 Gallery

  • Sculpture, “The Emotion DNA/Creature”   
Sep 2009 - Dec 2009

Sound Creator and Remixer

Snider Sound Workshops

  • Snider Sound Workshops with Artist Andrew Staniland
  • Learned how to create and remix different sounds and music with professional facilities and edited using different professional software, such as Sound Track Pro
  • Shared ideas with other creators
Jan 2009 - May 2009

Web Designer

Niagara Custom Lab

  • Designed the website based on the client’s requirements
  • Communicated with client via email, phone and meetings to ensure every necessary alteration was made
  • Encouraged and led a team of three group members while monitoring their work progress to ensure all procedure were on track in a timely manner
May 2006 - Aug 2006

Volunteer Work

Scarborough Campus Students' Union
  • Posted event posters on various bulletin boards around campus to promote events
  • Assisted with different activities and events on campus

Skills

Skills

Cooking

A super big fan about food, including the materials, process, and the final outcomes Passion of making varieties of food Excellent in decorating food while making them Food = Design & Art

handiwork

Strong interests in varieties of handmade products Excellent in using different materials to do handmade products, such as accessories, cards, books DIY = 1/3 Life    

Summary

  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written as illustrated by giving presentations and preparing proposals
  • Ability to build positive relationships with co-workers as demonstrated through group projects and volunteer work
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills as developed by being a group coordinator
  • Strong art and design background
  • Working knowledge of design and sound software (Photoshop, Final Cut, Dreamweaver, Flash,Illustrator, After Effects, InDesign, Sound Track Pro, Audacity)

Interest

  • Design and Art
  • Cooking

Membership

Member of Williams-Sonoma Cooking Program                                             May 2006-Present

Club

University of Toronto New Media Club                                                September 2006-Present