hackathons and aspirations
It's usually Rock, Alternative or Chillstep songs for the most part, but I listen to pretty much anything!
Some of the songs I've been listening to recently include:
Weezer - Say It Ain't So
Stereopony - Hitohira No Hanabira
Rise Against - Savior
Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 9 - Kreutzer
Dragonforce - Heroes of Our Time
Pentatonix - Daft Punk
When it comes to musicians, Herman Li from Dragonforce has probably been the most impactful one to me as his creative and extremely
talented guitar playing inspired me to start learning guitar myself.
Guitar: I have been playing guitar on and off since 2008 when I bought my first electric guitar, a black Fender Squire Stratocaster
with a pearl jam pick-guard. I took lessons at George's Music for 2 years and was one of the two guitarists of Tredyffrin-Eastown Middle School's jazz band.
After being a part of the school band I found the structure and organization wasn't for me or my style of guitar playing. Instead, I would spend my time
as a member of guitar jam sessions with close friends and learned that an improvised, messier style of jazz and blues was what I enjoyed playing the most.
Even though I own two electric guitars and two acoustic guitars now, I still mainly use my first electric Stratocaster. I just feel at home when playing the
It all started when I saw my younger brother, my cousin and their friends break-dancing when I was passing by the track field.
I was instantly intrigued. After connecting with them we found others who shared our interest in dance and soon I, along with David Jeong
and James Kwak, co-founded Conestoga High School's Hip Hop Club.
On December 12th-14th, 70 programmers and designers gathered at Google's headquarters in New York City, New York aspiring to find solutions
to challenges both in society and abroad.
The challenge my team decided to tackle was that of information security and
From January 14th-16th, over a thousand programmers convened at the University of Pennsylvania to participate in one of the largest hackathons
to hit the east coast - PennApps.
video capturing service with tags and sorting.