Ruishan Ding from University of Southern California

Ruishan Ding

Student at University of Southern California

Shenyang, Liaoning, China


Last updated January 25, 2021

One Sentence About Me  

a student, an environmentalist, a food hunter, a traveler, a chess player, a Kpop dancer, and a beloved daughter

Who I Am  

A Little About Me

I was born and raised in Shenyang, China. Studying Business Administration at the University of Southern California, I am also pursuing a double major in International Relations and Global Economy. I am currently a Research Team Analyst in Smart Woman Securities, Officer of Event Management in Chinese Entrepreneur Network, and Officer in the Events Team in US-China Better Relations Coalition. I dedicated years to fighting against climate change, and I also care a lot about cultural communication and mutual understanding. In my free time, I love playing chess, Kpop and Jazz Dancing, reading books, travelling, and exploring new restaurants.

Interesting Factoid

I shook hands with Al Gore and took a photo with him.


Languages

English
Chinese

Countries Visited

Map View

China
Poland
Japan
South Korea
Singapore
Malaysia
United States of America

What I Do  


Professional Experience

Summer Intern in the Department of Sales

May 2020 - Jul 2020
• Implemented an efficient waiting line management system and assisted in the automation process for customer service • Prompted bank products to clients when offering services, and increased customer registration rate by 5-10% during the month • Organized and maintained the order in the hall, and reduced wait times by 12%

Professional Organizations

Officer of Event Management

Sep 2020 - Present
• Conducted activities planning and executing • Coordinated with business leaders in the financial industry to present as guest speakers in club panels of 50+ member • Coordinated 5 networking panels each semester by inviting hedge fund and investment banking professionals

Research Team Analyst

Sep 2020 - Present
• Engaged in 10-week seminar series taught by leading professionals in the financial services industry • Networked with professionals in the field of financial services • Finished a stock pitch on Walmart collaborating with other club members
+1 more organization

Professional Expertise

Basic Programming in Python and C++
Data Analysis through Excel

Professional Interests

Consulting
Investment Banking
Risk Management

What I Stand For  

Social Causes

Gender Equality
Communication and Understanding between Cultures
International Collaboration
Climate Change

Favorites  

Hobbies

Chess
Kpop and Jazz Dancing
Skiing
Traveling
Reading
Writing

Food & Drinks

Boba
Chocolate
Ice Cream
Sushi
Hot Pot

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

Jaskson Wang

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Tennis

Movies, TV Shows, Actors & Actresses

Spirited Away
Life is Beautiful
Pirates of the Caribbean
Harry Potter
Green Book

The Queen's Gambit
House of Cards

Brands

Disney
Adidas

Education  

School

B.S. – Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, International Relations and Global Economy

Aug 2020 - Present

Clubs and Communities

Trojan Chess Club

Sep 2020 - Present

Academic Interests

International Relations
Physics
Environmental Studies
Political Science