Fellow:Shirley Liu

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Shirley Liu
School (Cohort)
Swarthmore College (2021 cohort)
Majoring in
Biology and Japanese


Enthusiastic of trying new things and getting good at them.

EXPERIENCE Primary Researcher / Swarthmore College, PA June 2020 - Current ● Proposed and designed the outline of a research in the field of environmental communication ● Cataloged and coded 372 news reports from online databases of the U.S. and Japan ● Conducted various statistical tests in R Studio to analyze the reports ● Generalized graphs in R Studio and Google Sheets to present the data Paralegal Summer Intern / MT LAW LLC, Lexington, MA June 2016 - August 2020 ● Drafted, translated, and edited critical documents such as personal statements and recommendation letters for immigration clients both in English and Chinese ● Used online databases to examine and evaluate documents provided by clients and other secondary sources for evidence establishment ● Coordinated with multiple departments regarding responsive documents and document retention ● Recorded and organized client information for future business opportunities Japanese Chat Hour Tutor and Coordinator / Swarthmore, PA September 2018 - Current ● Observe target student's language performance from multiple perspectives and customize curriculums for future practices ● Record target student's progress and Collect student feedback to determine the effectiveness of the current strategy ● Communicate with professors on a weekly basis and tailor tutor sessions towards course objectives as well as student's own expectation

LEADERSHIP Co-President of Sexual Health Advocates / Swarthmore College September 2020 - Current ● Lead weekly executive board meetings to plan events and workshops that promoted sexual health awareness and student welfare on campus ● Coordinating with different branches of SHA to maintain SHA stations in student dormitories that provide products such as internal and external condoms, dental dams, and user guides ● Collect student feedback and communicate with faculties accordingly regarding restocking frequency as well as product range to provide better services

SKILLS Languages: Mandarin (Native), English (Fluent), Japanese (Intermediate) Data Analysis and Graphing: R Studio, Kaleidagraph, JMP, Google Analytics Utilities: Excel, Powerpoint, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Slides


● University Innovation Fellowship 2021 ● Questbridge National College Match Finalist ● The Norma Patz Fox '82 and Clifford Fox Scholarship 2018-2019 ● The Rose and Simon Siskin Scholarship 2018-2019

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