karena tsai
lettering artist + writer + creative

academic projects

senior capstone + other notable works from university

Nominated one of the top five senior projects for Spring 2017

A new keyboard design that emphasizes the pictorial origins of traditional Chinese writing and addresses the limitations of standard word-processing technologies.

An essay exploring the impact of online dating through the framework of Michael Omi and Howard Winant's racial formation theory. It offers examples of how racial identity representations shape user interactions and interpersonal relationships that occur online.
In collaboration with Macaire Ament, Andrew Lewis, Jason Nguyen, Ryan Tyler, and Chandler Wilson, Spring 2016

A social scientific research project that investigates how social capital and social network transitivity impacts student athletes through surveying UT Dallas soccer teams and analyzing the teams as social networks.