Derek Yan


What college are you attending, what year, and what is your major?

University of Michigan college of engineering, a rising sophomore, computer science

What is your dream job after college?

Google SWE

What has been your favorite part of the internship thus far?

Learning and applying the new tools that I've seen at the internship and seeing the results of my work.

What skills are you hoping to gain or build by the end of this internship in August?

Ability to work with a large project, new languages, and frameworks, as well as soft skills such as workplace communication.

What assumptions did you have coming into the internship program?

I thought this program would be great for my development in the field of software development and in the general workforce.

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