Aug 2010 - Present
Aug 2011 - Present
Once a week, I lead an hour long supplemental class for an intro to Java class. I teach concepts that the professor could not cover in class, and I assist students struggling with programming assignments. I also grade all programs and tests submitted by students in my section. My average section size is 20 students.
May 2012 - Aug 2012
Part of an intern team in charge of revamping the company’s internal website and db.
I worked on digitizing the process for filling out and processing several of the forms employees might need.
I also worked on different interfaces to manipulate data already in the database.
Worked primarily with Java EE 5, Hibernate 3, Struts 1.3, and JSP
Jul 2011 - Aug 2011
Nordstrom, Inc. is one of the nation's leading fashion specialty retailers.
Jun 2009 - Aug 2009
4H is an organization that teaches the youth about several things, such as science and nutrition, by having the kids do fun experiments. I would help walk the kids through the experiments, help keep them under control, and help organize the equipment we would need for the experiments.
Treasurer of the wildcat fencing club.
I graduated high school with an Advanced Diploma. I was a semifinalist in the National Achievement Scholarship Competition. Only 1600 African-Americans out of the nation are chosen to be semifinalists. I was awarded the national achievement scholarship from the University of Arizona for this accomplishment.
Micro-mouse autonomous robot
I was in charge of writing a program to test the maze solving ability of the robot’s ‘brain’.
The test program, written in python, generated random, cyclic mazes.