Writing

Personal

πŸ’₯ 2021.12.31 β€’ 2021 Wrapped [Substack]
πŸš€ 2021.12.25 β€’ The Gen Z Urge to Start a Substack [Substack]
⏳ 2020.07.09 β€’ Should You Take A Gap Year During COVID-19? [Medium]
πŸ’» 2020.03.31 β€’ All the Blue Light We Cannot See [The Harvard Crimson]
πŸ”­ 2020.01.27 β€’ Night and Day (Science Fiction) [Harvard Tech Review]

AI & AI Ethics

🎨 2021.12.14 β€’ Neural Style Transfer Across Artistic Styles [Medium]
πŸ€– 2021.10.26 β€’ Robot Ethics & Design with Shalaleh Rismani [Fair Bytes]
πŸ‹ 2020.08.13 β€’ Explaining Machine Learning Predictions and Building Trust with LIME [Fair Bytes]
πŸ”₯ 2020.07.16 β€’ Machine Learning’s Obsession with Kids’ TV Show Characters [Towards Data Science]
πŸ–Ό 2020.07.01 β€’ We Need to Change How Image Datasets are Curated [Fair Bytes]
πŸ“š 2020.06.24 β€’ Reading List for Fairness in AI Topics [Fair Bytes]
βš–οΈ 2020.06.17 β€’ New Way to Measure Crowdsourcing Bias in Machine Learning [Fair Bytes]
πŸ‘“ 2020.06.10 β€’ Why We Need AI Literacy [Fair Bytes]
πŸ€” 2020.06.03 β€’ How Biased is GPT-3? [Fair Bytes]
🏫 2020.05.27 β€’ Best K-12 Resources to Teach AI Ethics [Fair Bytes]
πŸ” 2020.05.20 β€’ What is Transparency in AI? [Fair Bytes]
πŸ‘¨β€πŸ¦½ 2020.05.13 β€’ NLP Bias Against People with Disabilities [Fair Bytes]
πŸ’« 2020.05.05 β€’ Fair Bytes: A Deeper Lens into Fairness in AI [Fair Bytes]

Impact & Community Projects


Fair Bytes

Organization advancing AI fairness & ethics education through byte-sized content, resources, and community, reaching 25,000+ individuals since its launch.

COVID Vaccines Info Guide

One-stop source that helped thousands of Americans book & receive their COVID-19 vaccine. Featured in NBC, Harvard SEAS, and The Crimson.


PixelHacks

The Bay Area's first all-female high school hackathon. Introduced 1000+ high school women to CS & entrepreneurship since founding.

HackHarvard

Harvard's annual hackathon, held with 600+ attendees globally.

IvyHacks

The ultimate virtual hackathon -- built with love by 6 Ivy League hackathons, joined by 3000+ attendees from around the world.


Sesame

The digital dorm made for students by students. Join thousands of students on Sesame today!

Datamatch

The Valentine's Day matchmaker for college students. Grew to 40,000+ students at 29 universities in 2020.

Publications

Defining and Evaluating Fair Natural Language Generation (2020)

Catherine Yeo, Alyssa Chen
Proceedings of the The Fourth Widening Natural Language Processing Workshop at ACL (Association for Computational Linguistics)

CONVO: What does conversational programming need? (2020)

Jessica Van Brummelen, Kevin Weng, Phoebe Lin, Catherine Yeo
IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC)

Polynomials That Behave Like The Riemann Zeta-Function (2017)

Dean Cureton*, Catherine Yeo*

Press

In the Media

β€’ Harvard School of Engineering (2021): Demystifying Vaccination Procedures
β€’ The Harvard Crimson (2021): Harvard College Students Build Website to Provide Americans with Covid Vaccine Information
β€’ CSforALL (2021): The Next Women in Tech
β€’ Innoverge International (2021): Chatting With Dr. Korie Grayson and Catherine Yeo in Our Firesides
β€’ Harvard School of Engineering (2020): Virtual Hackathon Yields Real Solutions
β€’ Stanford Institute for Human-Centered AI (2020): Diversifying the Future of Artificial Intelligence
β€’ Pixel Journal (2020): Exploring Ethical Technology with Catherine Yeo
β€’ AI For Anyone (2020): Algorithmic Fairness & Ethics in AI
β€’ Los Angeles Times (2020): Recounting the 2020 School Year
β€’ The Crimson (2019): Hundreds of Students Spend Weekend Coding at HackHarvard’s Fifth Annual Hackathon
β€’ Teen Vogue (2018): This 16-Year-Old Started Her Own Hackathon for Girls in STEM
β€’ Mogul (2017): 50 High School Students You Need to Know About

Awards

β€’ We Are Family Foundation's Three Dot Dash Global Teen Leader (2021)
β€’ Pear VC Garage Fellowship (2020)
β€’ SOMA Capital Fellowship (2020)
β€’ Contrary Talent Fellowship (2020)
β€’ Harvard CS Special Commendation for Extraordinary Teaching (2020)
β€’ Rewriting the Code Fellowship (2020)
β€’ NCWIT Change Leader Scholarship (2020)
β€’ Palantir Women in Technology Scholarship (2019)
β€’ Raytheon-FIRST Robotics Scholarship (2018)
β€’ AI4ALL Future Leader in AI Research Fellowship (2018, 2019)
β€’ She++ #include Fellow (2017)
β€’ Spirit of Ramanujan Global Math Talent Search Fellowship (2017)
β€’ Apple WWDC Scholarship (2016)
β€’ NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Bay Area Winner (2016)
β€’ NCWIT Aspirations in Computing National Honorable Mention (2015-17)

Public Speaking


Panelist & Public Speaker

Given 25+ talks, panels, & podcast interviews on entrepreneurship, research, AI ethics, and my tech + writing journey


Let's Talk Venture

Invited podcast speaker about my experiences as a founder, investor, and writer of upcoming book [Podcast Episode]


Innoverge International

Invited fireside chat speaker for a global youth nonprofit advancing STEMx education in underserved communities



GirlsCodeData

Invited keynote speaker on fairness and ethics in AI at a data science conference for 300+ middle & high school women


Delta X Podcast

Invited podcast speaker about ethical algorithms & my personal journey in tech [Podcast Episode] [Newsletter Recap]


Machine Learning Engineered

Invited podcast speaker on my journey in tech & AI fairness [Podcast Episode]