Shawna Wu from Duke University

Shawna Wu

Research Assistant at Duke University

Fremont, CA, USA


Last updated October 9, 2020

Who I Am  

Languages

English
Mandarin
Korean

Countries Visited

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Canada
Mexico
China
Taiwan
South Korea
Japan
Thailand
Germany
France
Belgium

What I Do  


Professional Experience

Research Assistant

Sep 2020 - Present

Quickly Corporation

Barista/Cashier

- Smoothly processed incoming orders, handling over 200 transactions per day with 98% accuracy. - Designed promotional flyers and operated the Instagram account. - Brainstormed promotional events. - Reconciled cash drawer at start and end of shifts, accounting for errors and resolving discrepancies.
+1 more experience

Professional Interests

Entrepreneurship
Gerontology
Marketing
Digital Marketing
Economics
Global Health

What I Stand For  

Volunteer Experience

Aegis Gardens

Fremont, CA

Feb 2018 - Feb 2019
- Cared for and looked after senior residents - Led games, talked with them - Oversaw performances and danced with residents - Performed for residents

Chinese American Coalition for Compassionate Care (CACCC)

Sunnyvale, CA

2018 - 2019
- Oversaw the CACCC sponsor booth at annual Alzheimer Convention - Informed attendees about organization - Passed out informational material about hospice and end-of-life care - Informed and discussed end-of-life decisions with participants
+1 more experience

Favorites  

Hobbies

Learning Languages
Filming and Editing Videos
Dancing
Travelling

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

Close to You by Carpenters
Like a Star by Corinne Bailey Rae

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Gymnastics
Swimming

San Francisco Giants

Movies, TV Shows, Actors & Actresses

Forrest Gump
Big
Catch Me If You Can

Stranger Things

Education  

School

Political Economy


Clubs and Communities

JTASA

Treasurer

- managed club funds and reimbursements - sourced funding and sponsors for events - planned, organized, and managed fundraising and other club events - designed flyers and promoted events on social media - liaised with local senior center for events and performances

I&E (Business) Club

Treasurer

- manage club funds and reimbursements - plan fundraising events - present event proposals to club advisor - launched and began tradition of "stock market competition"

Academic Interests

Marketing
Entrepreneurship
Political Economy
Global Health

Extracurricular Activities

DECA