Author - Connie

Exciting Ways to Know More

ECE Seminar As an undergraduate for our ECE program, I have been to many ECE seminars called ECE Explorations, which are designed for everyone to know more about recent research progresses and new technologies in...

Floral Spring

Although it seems to get hotter and hotter outside, we are still grateful for the two or three weeks of spring on our campus. It is one of the favorite moments when we could see various kinds of flowers with gorgeous...

End-of-Semester Thoughts

I bet everyone is busy with their finals, but I just want to write something when it is snowing outside. To be honest, I enjoy fall 2016 a lot. 1. Instead of taking tons of courses, I focused on a couple courses that I...

Lang Lang Concert

Even though I had a lot of work due and one midterm last week, I still went to Krannert Center to watch a piano concert performed by famous Chinese pianist Lang Lang. It was a great experience, and I am really grateful...

Friends, See You Again!

It has been three weeks since I came to school without seeing those familiar faces. I miss my older friends a lot, and I would love to share my experience during commencement week back in May. This May, two of my...

Final Week and Summer Plan

The final week is here and I have already taken one final of my hardest class, so I am kind of relieved even though I still have three finals coming. However, my attention is not finals anymore, because I have so many...

Why Illinois?

I guess it is the time for me to answer this question, and I have so many things to say! I did not know the exact reason when I first came here, and I complained about the weather a lot during my first winter here...

Grainger Library at 4 a.m.

After taking both Computer Engineering and Statistics courses for one year, I finally decided to apply for a dual major degree my sophomore year. Being a dual major student means having a lot of work. Even though I am...