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Sarah Lu

Graduate Assistant for College Day


Sarah Lu is pursuing a Masters in Industrial Design at UIC.  In support of AARCC's goal of providing insight into the steps of becoming a college student to CPS students of Asian, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander descent, Sarah administers the College Day program, which introduces high schoolers to college life at UIC.  She also engages with new first year and transfer students to let them know about resources for AAPI students on campus. Before coming to UIC, Sarah worked at Chicago Public Media from 2007-2016, and still dabbles in radio as a freelance audio producer. Sarah is an avid woodworker and enjoys restoring vintage hand tools. She lives in Chicago's North Uptown neighborhood with her wife and rescue dog.