Charlotte Foran is a senior at Carleton College in Minnesota studying computer science. She has been a teaching assistant for introductory and theory-based CS courses, and enjoys passing on knowledge and enthusiasm to students who are just starting out. Charlotte has worked designing courses involving LEGO Mindstorms robots for high school students, and is currently working with face tracking algorithms for her senior project. Charlotte enjoys both the practical and the theoretical sides of computer science, and hopes to find a way to combine these pursuits in her future studies.
“Don’t think that the fact that you’ve never had this opportunity before means that it’s impossible for you to succeed. That’s what college is for–to open doors that you never knew existed. Don’t be afraid to take that chance.”