Annie Xie

Annie Xie

Shanghai, China


Last updated January 22, 2021

One Sentence About Me  

Trying my best, giving my all.

Who I Am  

A Little About Me

Howdy! I'm a Canadian born in Beijing, China, living in Shanghai, and studying Communication at the University of Southern California. Aware of the crucial role business plays in all aspects of society, from the environment to culture, I hope to help businesses impact consumers and society positively by providing them with actionable insights for their operational strategies.

Interesting Factoid

My favourite places on Earth are airports! Not only do they mean that adventure is near, but airports are also the best places to people-watch.


Languages

English
Chinese

Countries Visited

Map View

Philippines
China
France
Spain
Japan
Singapore
Italy
Greece
Taiwan
United States of America
Thailand
Canada
England

What I Do  

What I Stand For  

Social Causes

Mental Health
Racial Equality
LGBTQ+ Rights
Climate Change
Women's Rights

Volunteer Experience

National Honor Society (NHS)

May 2018 - May 2020
NHS is a student-run organization that upholds the four pillars of scholarship, service, leadership, and character within the school community. Key responsibilities of club members include: fundraising for charity events (ex: 30 Hour Famine, Relay for Life, etc.), participating in community service, and remaining in good academic standing.

Jazz Hands

Aug 2016 - May 2020
Jazz Hands is a service club that teaches theatre to local Chinese children at schools lacking a robust Fine Arts program, providing these youths with a platform to explore self-expression, creativity, and communication.

Favorites  

Hobbies

Reading
Exploring
Yoga
Creative Fiction Writing
Fashion
Playing Guitar

Food & Drinks

Oatly Lattes
Char Siu
Tofu
Water (Highly Underrated)
Korean BBQ
Impossible Burgers
Sushi
Hot Pot

Games

League of Legends

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

Country
Classical
R&B
Indie Pop
Alternative Pop
Pop
Alternative Hip-Hop

The 1975
DVSN
Aminé
Hozier
Bon Iver
Ludovico Einaudi
Antonio Vivaldi
John Mayer
Johann Sebastian Bach
BTS
Kid Cudi
Taylor Swift
Florida Georgia Line

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Baseball

Chicago Cubs

Movies, TV Shows, Actors & Actresses

Marvel
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Tron
Studio Ghibli
Shrek
Ready Player One
Pulp Fiction
Dunkirk
Call Me By Your Name
Harry Potter
Inception

Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Haikyuu!!
SNL
Criminal Minds
Avatar
The Night Manager
Rick and Morty
The Queen's Gambit
All American
The Daily Show

Brands

Starbucks
Reformation
Lululemon
Spotify
Nike
Apple

Education  

School

B.A. – Bachelor of Arts, Communication

Aug 2020 - Present

Clubs and Communities

USC Admissions

Student Ambassador

Sep 2020 - Present
Will begin formal training in 2021-2022 school year due to COVID-19 restrictions.