Biography: Hello! I'm Athena, a rising junior pursuing a Dual Degree in Graphic Design and Information Sciences. I'm currently a UI/UX Design Intern and I'm passionate about all things tech. Check out my portfolio at www.athenatang.com!
Why Information Sciences: I absolutely love the classes, especially the ones that are centered around User Experience and Human-Computer Interaction. I feel that this major, combined with my Graphic Design major, really complement each other. I've learned so much in my courses and I believe it has helped me in my UI/UX Design internships.
Campus Involvement and Experiences: HackIllinois (Design Director), Adobe (Lead Campus Ambassador), Hulu (Lead Campus Ambassador), Design Innovation Illinois (Vice President), Reflections | Projections (Designer), Cargill (UI/UX Design Intern), SAS Institute (Product Marketing Design Intern), Ameren (UI/UX Design Intern), LAS Life + Career Design Lab (Graphic Design Intern), Professor Shackelford (Undergraduate Research Assistant)