Interviews & Media

Below are a few examples of my projects covered in national and local media.

Associated Press: Using AI to teach Mandarin

WMHT Innovation Hall: The Mandarin Project

Other Media


Jon Marcus. 2020. “How Technology Is Changing the Future of Higher Education” PC Magazine, February 20, 2020. Article Link.


Brian T. Horowitz. 2019. “IBM Watson Helps University Students Learn Mandarin” PC Magazine, August 18, 2019. Article Link.

Karen Hao. 2019. “A new immersive classroom uses AI and VR to teach Mandarin Chinese” MIT Technology Review, July 16, 2019. Article Link.

Shira Feder. 2019. “Is It a Video Game—or a Better Way to Learn Foreign Languages?” Daily Beast, July 18, 2019. Article Link.

Sowmiya Ashok. 2019. “A floating panda, tai chi in China: Learning Mandarin in a VR classroom.” Indian Express, September 1, 2019. Article Link.

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Michael Hill. 2018. “Virtual learning: using AI, immersion to teach Chinese” The Associated Press,  September 7, 2018. Article Link.

Luke Dormehl. 2018. “IBM’s Holodeck-style classroom tech makes language-learning apps look primitive.” Digital Trends, August 23, 2018. Article Link.

Linda Edwards. 2018. “Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute finds bold new way to teach MandarinTimes Union, June 7, 2018. Article Link.