Biography: I enjoy playing and watching basketball, playing with my dog and I also like playing video games and learning about computers. I am from the Chicago suburbs (Highland Park) and have lived in the freezing cold Illinois my entire life while my parents were born in South Africa.
Why Information Sciences: I joined the IS major because I saw it as the perfect chance to learn how I can use technology to help build a better future for all people. I am intrigued with how businesses can make smarter decisions through the conversion of data into information and then execution into actions and by joining this major I hope to learn how Information Science plays a critical role here. I am looking for opportunities where my work is fulfilling and impactful.
Campus Involvement & Experiences: QA Specialist - UX Design - SEO Marketing Internship with Synapse PDI, Tech Support Specialist with Illinois, Real Estate Analyst - Website Admin - Intern with New Era Chicago, Cloud & Data Management Intern - Counselor - Volunteer with Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care, Tech Support Specialist with Illinois