Hollins University, Hollins,VA Sept 2017-current
Masters of Liberal Arts with concentration in Visual Arts
Roanoke College, Salem, VA Jan 2015
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts
GPA: 3.4 (Cum Laude)
- Psi Chi, Psychology Honor Society
- Dean’s List
Virginia Western Community College, Roanoke, VA June 2011 - June 2012
Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI Sept 2009 - Dec 2010
Marist Brothers International School, Suma, Kobe, Japan Sept 1999 - May 2009
Graphic Design- Amazon Merch and Redbubble
Oil Painting and Watercolor Painting- Saatchi Art
Waitress, Cashier- Kabuki Steakhouse
CNA - Providing patients’ personal care for daily living needs (ADLs), administering adjunct nursing care, and monitoring, documenting and reporting stability of patients.
Virginia Veterans Care Center, Roanoke, VA 2013 - 2014
South Roanoke Nursing Home, Roanoke, VA 2011- 2012
Pheasant Ridge Memory Care, Roanoke, VA 2011
- Proficient in SPSS Statistics, SONA Experiment Management System Information, MS Word/Excel/Powerpoint.
- Fluent in Japanese: Japanese Language Certification (JLPT: N2 level)
- Proficient in Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator/Bridge.
- Knowledge of art and design history, fine arts materials, and techniques
-Oil Painting, Watercolor, Photography, Photo Development, Cyanotype, Book Binding, Paper Making,Sewing,Sculpture, Welding, Ceramics, Printmaking (Relief, Drypoint and Monoprinting).
ACADEMIC RESEARCH AND PRESENTATIONS
Faculty-Sponsored Undergraduate Research
20 (2013). Series of paintings exploring the overt and conceptual layers of “identity”.
Presented at 2013 Showcase of Research & Creativity.
Art Exhibit: Exchange 81 Show
TOL: Mirrored Orchestration (oil painting) (2012). Presented at Liminal Gallery, Exchange 81 Show.
Veiled Temporal Patterns (Digitally manipulated photograph diptych) (2013). Presented at Liminal Gallery.
Handmade Book part of the Special Collections at Hollins University Library
The Oversexualization of Cartoon Characters (in Collaboration of Sociological Department and Art Department on Feminism) (2018)
Informata: Mural made of Tulip Petals (on Downtown Kobe street, Japan ).
Winner of Ito en Oi Ocha Haiku contest with publication (Kobe, Japan).
Haiku: Aoi Sora (Blue Sky)
Undergraduate Empirical Research
Conscious Appreciation of Time Interval Duration as Affected by Varieties of Aural Rhythmic Input (2014).
Undergraduate Research Thesis
Quantum Consciousness: A Survey of Advancing Theories regarding Quantum Processes of the Mind (2013).
Senior Research Seminar
Exploring Mimicry Effects on Empathy through Social Interaction and TV (2013).
- Presented at 2013 Undergraduate Research Forum.
Saint Francis House Food Pantry (Roanoke, VA)
Gawad Kalinga Community Development Foundation (Manila, Philippines)
International Humanity Foundation/The Education Program, Kenya (Kobe, Japan)
Thai Village Project Foundation (Kobe, Japan)
Sichuan Quake Relief (Kobe, Japan)
Painting, Art, Psychology