Michelle Lok


Michelle concentrates in Statistics and minors in Data Science and Computer Science. After graduation, she will be working in Operations at Google.

L's Taken


"Thank you for applying but..." Jobs

  • Facebook Data Science
  • Quora
  • Slack


Club that "wasn't a good fit"

  • Student Federal Credit Union


Things I Swore I'd Finish But Never Did

  • Most things but thankfully this is not one of them!


Everyday L's of Life

  • I went to the Quad's front desk in a towel after showering because I locked myself out
  • Dropped my new phone in a toilet at King's Court
  • Showed up two hours late to multiple midterms


Failure That Seemed Like the End of the World Back Then But Don't Matter in Hindsight

  • I got 20% on a final exam (aka the bottom 10th percentile), and I seriously thought I was going to fail the class.
On the Bright Side


Thing I've Learned That Will Still Matter in 10 Years

  • There are no wrong decisions because everything happens for a reason.


Thing I'm Proud of That You Won't See on a Resume

  • Despite living 2000+ miles away from each other, my boyfriend from high school and I have been together for 5.5 years and still going strong.


Things I've Done That Pushed Me Out of My Comfort Zone

  • Took my first computer science class (and got slayed)
  • Interned at an insurance company in Texas
  • Lived in Hong Kong for two months


Leap of Faith

  • Moving across the country and going to the East Coast for the first time to study at Penn


Unconventional Skills

  • Climbing rocks oddly well
  • Knowing the best thrift stores and boba places in Los Angeles