Zhuo Lu

Hi, I'm a student from the College of Letters & Science at University of California, Berkeley. Currently freelancing in coding and design, with an interest in creating interactive experiences.

Projects

2018

Web Design & Development

Coursework

2017

Web Design & Development

  • OctCal-U-Find-ItWith Seth Dumaguin
  • Sept – DecSessions: COMPSCI 61A/B & 98/198 Weekly tutorial on COMPSCI 61A: Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs & COMPSCI 61B: Data Structures at University of California, Berkeley. Extended notes on lecture materials from COMPSCI 98/198: Web Design DeCal.
  • Aug – NowEmpowering Philanthropy CapitalWebsite for a student organization across University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University and Duke University: Empowering Philanthropy Capital manages a portfolio of 20k in investments with the aim of donating 50% of annualized returns to effective charities.With Vinayak Kumar, Jai Amin, Jimmy Gao
  • Apr10th Annual Queer & Asian ConferenceWith QACON '17 Publicity Committee

2016

Developer Tools

Web Design & Development

Coursework

  • DecRecursive Rhapsody Multithreaded 3D raytracer implemented in Scheme with Lambertian and Phong shading models Final artwork was rendered with 5 maximum bounces on 52 spheres lit by 3 point lights.

Graphic Design

Event Planning

  • JunDulwich International High School Suzhou: Senior Prom 2016With Abby Hiatt, Jiaxing Yu, Ziyuan Xia, Lisha Yan, Min Zhang, Julie Jones, Leigh Edwards, Lisa Thai, Qiusha Shi, Lukas Devlin

2015

Web Design & Development

Video Production

Graphic Design

  • JunDulwich International High School Suzhou Visual & Performing Arts Festival 2015: Hero

2014

Game Design & Development

Web Design & Development

Graphic Design

  • NovA Midsummer Night's Dream
  • JunVisual and Performing Arts Festival 2014 BruchureWith Lukas Devlin
  • MarThe Wizard of Oz
  • MarStanding On Top Of The World: Live It UpWith Tian Gao

2013

Web Design & Development

  • JunDulwich International High School Suzhou Visual & Performing Arts Festival 2013: Films Through the Decades
  • MarProject QuizzesWith Hao Xu

Works & Experiences

Slack Technologies, Inc.

  • May 2018 – NowDesktop Software Engineering Intern Currently working in the desktop team on several diagnostic features for the Slack desktop application and on Electron.

University of California, Berkeley

Web Design DeCal

  • May 2018 – NowCo-Instructor Co-redesign programming course curriculum based on feedbacks from previous semesters for fall 2018. Refactor existing course website/portal with a more consistent page design. With Jemma Kwak, Brenda Zhang
  • Jun 2017 – May 2018Teaching Assistant Maintained and updated the course portal implemented in Django. Winter 2017, added a real time Q&A queue to be used in lecture. Summer 2017, updated course info website and a project showcase site displaying works done by previous students.

Berkeley Center for New Media

  • Feb 2017 – May 2017Research Assistant Teamed with PhD candidate Juliana Friend from the Department of Anthropology to design and develop the Many-to-Many project website, offering an online platform to facilitate ethnographic research. Designed and implemented a multilingual CMS with content versioning, a custom front-end MVC, with its structure similar to that of Cocoa MVC, and a RESTful server with LAMP for data query and mutation.

Berkeley International Office

  • Oct 2016 – NowVolunteer for International Programs Assisted social event programming such as the monthly iMixes, as a space for students to mix and mingle. In 2016, teamed with other volunteers and held a pumpkin carving contest. Helped migrate Berkeley International Office website to the new Open Berkeley platform based on Drupal. Designed logo and banner for the Resilience project.

COMPSCI 61A

  • Jan 2017 – May 2017Academic Intern Held weekly office hours to help students, who took COMPSCI 61A in Spring 2017, better understand the course materials.

Cal Performances

  • Oct 2016 – NowStudent Ambassador for the Arts Committee Manager for Students' Night Out since September 2017. Hold post-performance reception events such as SpeakEasies for audience to mingle and to share thoughts about the show. Promote Cal Performances events through physical presence or social media on platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Queer & Asian Conference

  • Nov 2016 – Apr 2018Publicity Committee Member Designed brochure, flyers, posters and website with other members of the same committee.

Alga (Far East)

  • Jun 2015 – NowFreelancing Programmer Communicated with client to deliver solutions for statistical analysis. Developed VBA Macro in Microsoft Excel.

Dulwich College Management International

  • Jul 2015Web Developer Intern Full-stack developer on website for The Dulwich Science Art Photo Competition, annually held across 7 campuses. Back end implemented with LAMP. Created interactive gallery of photos from past and current events. Communicated with the marketing department to deliver feasible web solutions for photo submission.

Dulwich International High School Suzhou

  • Sept 2013 – Jun 2016Visual & Performing Arts Ambassador Communicated with other ambassadors within the department. Helped organize annual Arts festivals, designing and developing websites for event marketing. Graphic design for posters, brochures, and event backdrops.
  • Sept 2012 – Jun 2016Glee Club Member Communicated with members of the club on performances and rehearsals. Participated in vocal ensembles. Produced backing track for practice use.

Education

University of California, Berkeley

  • 2016 – 2020B.A. Computer ScienceCollege of Letters and Science

Dulwich International High School Suzhou

  • 2012 – 2016High SchoolEdexcel AS and A Level: Modular Mathematics: FP1, FP2, FP3, D1, M2, S2Cambridge International AS and A Level: Art and Design, Computing, Mathematics, PhysicsCambridge IGCSE: Additional Mathematics, Art and Design, Biology, Chemistry, English as First Language, English as Second Language, Information and Communication Technology, Mathematics, Music, Physics

Certifications

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Skills / Creative Tools

  • Blender
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • Premiere Pro
  • After Effects
  • C
  • C++
  • CSS
  • Electron
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • Git
  • HTML
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • Logic Pro X
  • Node.js
  • PHP
  • Python
  • Scheme
  • SQL
  • VBA
Web — https://mintkit.net
Email — [email protected]
GitHub — sethlu
LinkedIn — zhuo-lu
Twitter — @luzhuoseth
Resume — 06-22-2018
Zhuo Lu © 2010–2018
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