• South Hadley MA

Dan (Jordan) Qiao



Bachelor of Arts (In Progess)

Sep 2012 - Present
Mount Holyoke College

Major: Philosophy, Major GPA: 3.75

Relevant Experience

Work experience

Research Assistant

May 2015 - Present
Mount Holyoke College, Philosophy Department
Worked under the supervision of Professor Tomas Wartenberg on the project "Philosophical Art."
Developed an iPad App for teaching children philosophy through visual art works. When finished, it could be used in classroom by K-12 educators.

Alain Locke Fellows

Aug 2015 - Aug 2015
Philosophy in an Inclusive Key Summer Institutes
Attended discussions, seminars, public talks, panels, and submitted an essay on 'ought implies can.'

Philosophy Society

Sep 2012 - Present
Mount Holyoke College, Philosophy Department
Have been a member of the MHC philosophy society since 2012, and will serve as the president for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Additional Experience


Full-time Marketing Intern

May 2013 - Aug 2013
Zinch Inc, Beijing
Zinch began as a research project at Princeton University. It is now a company that aims at helping prospective students to connect with universities through its online services, all of which are free to all students.
  • Edited company's weekly Newsletter emails.
  • Served as a translator (Mandarin - English) for the company's CEO of Asia Pacific.
  • Organized a cocktail event for Admission Officers from several U.S. universities.
  • Recruited local high school student ambassadors.
  • Proposed three marketing strategies, two of which were put into actions. Each of the marketing products attracted approximately 300 new clients (website users) monthly.

Volunteer for Focus on Riding

Equestrian Center/ Office of Admission, Mount Holyoke College
The Equestrian Center hosts this open house for prospective students each year. Campus tours, admissions interviews, and class visits are arranged through the Office of Admission during the event.

Asian Students Association 

Assisted in coordinating activities and events for over 100 members


Member of the MHC varsity Equestrian team

  • 09/2012 - 12/2012
    Preseason Tournament of Champions - First Place
    Holiday Tournament of Champions - 11th Place
    Winter Tournament of Champions - 11th Place

  • 09/2013 - 05/2014
    Holiday Tournament of Champions - First Place
    Winter Tournament of Champions - Fifth Place
    Regional Championships - First Place
    Zone Championships - Second Place
    IHSA National Championships - Seventh Place

Updated 08/15/2015