Events, Speaking, and Teaching

Event Organization

  • Magfest 2020 (Babycastles Indie Arcade) – Staff
  • Unparty at GDC 2019 – Lead Organizer
    • For more see the full entry on Unparty here!
  • Magfest 2019 (Babycastles Indie Arcade) – Staff
  • Friendship Garden 2018 – Co-organizer
    • For more details, see the itch.io page: here
  • Game Devs of Color Expo 2018 – Volunteer
  • GDC Unparty 2018 – Lead Organizer
    • For more see the full entry on Unparty here!
  • Magfest 2018 (Babycastles Indie Arcade) – Staff
  • GDC Unparty 2017 – Lead Organizer
  • Game Developers Conference 2017 – Staff (Conference Associate)
  • Game Devs of Color Expo 2017 – Volunteer

Speaking

  • Bamboo Unicorns – Asian American Game Design – May 31, 2020 – Speaker – Babycastles Academy
  • Social Media Mindfulness Workshop – Feb. 1 2020 – Tech 4 Social Good Day @ NYU ITP – Workshop Organizer
  • Humanistic Game Design – July 2018 – PixelPop Festival – Speaker
  • Woke and Broke – January 2018 – Babycastles – Panel Moderator
  • The Life and Love of Jim Henson – December 2017 – Nerd Nite – Speaker
  • Humanistic Game Design – 2017 – Crafting Intangibles – Speaker

Scholarships/Grants

  • Rennsalaer Polytechnic Institute – Level UpState Summer Incubator Grant – June to July 2020 (8 weeks)
  • NYU Tisch School of Arts Scholarship – (2019 – 2021)
  • Casual Connect IGDA Mentorship – August 2017
  • Playcrafting Game Writing Primer Scholarship – Spring 2017

Teaching

  • Intro to Game Programming (Fall 2020) – CUNY Hostos Community College – Remote Instruction
  • Intro to Game Programming (Spring 2020) – CUNY Hostos Community College – In Person, Remote Instruction

School Visits

  • CUNY Hostos Community College – December 2019 – Career Panel
  • Hunter College – April 2019 – Computer Science Capstone Career Panel
  • Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning – April 2018 – Afterschool STEAM Tutoring
  • Kansas State University – November 2017 – Q&A with Game Dev Club
  • Urban Assembly Gateway School for Technology – April 2017 – Career Day with High School Students