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Hi, I'm Shubha!
passionate about: technology & culture
working to: democratize access to opportunities
currently learning: by doing backend/ infra SWE, researching bias in language (NLP), listening to podcasts, & practicing yoga!

Feel free to say hi!

What I'm up to...


Software Engineering Intern @ Twitter

Working with distributed systems at TwitterHQ in San Francisco, CA.


Co-Director @ HackCU

Lead a team of 20+ organizing the largest student hackathon in the Rocky Mountain region.


Co-Director @ Spectra

Bringing together female-identifying individuals in the Bay Area at this beginner-friendly hackathon.



Started practicing yoga 5-6days/week.


Algorithms Course Assistant

Held 120+ hrs in office hours for Algorithms (CSCI 3104).


Logistics Director @ HackCU

Brought together more than 700+ people from across the world!


Grace Hopper Conference

Attended my first GHC with a scholarship from Qualcomm!


Software Dev. Course Assistant

Course assistant for Software Development Methods and Tools(CSCI 3308).


Developer Advocate Intern @ Typeform

Worked with APIs and API-related things.


Engage Scholar @ Pinterest

Technical and professional development for computer science majors.


Hacker Experience @ Spectra

Brought together college aged women to build something awesome.


Ran my first half marathon

13.1 miles done and a lot more to come!

Projects & Writing



Application uses topic modeling machine learning to analyze YouTube videos relevant to topic searched. Implemented the backend application in Flask with Docker and Kubernetes and deployed on Google Cloud Platform. Created a cache layer with Cassandra to speed up queries.


Receive Automatic SMS Notifications for Typeform Submissions with Webhooks, AWS, and Twilio

"Using Typeform’s webhook, I was able to get the response data automatically once a user pressed submit, and through AWS Lambda and API Gateway, finally send the data as an SMS using the Twilio SMS API."


Boulder Crime Explorer

An interactive tool for visualizing crime in the city of Boulder. The goal is to help citizens and public officials better understand crime in the city of Boulder. The dataset we used is provided as part of the Boulder Open Data Catalog. Won 'Best Use of an API' and 'Best UI/UX' at T9Hacks.



Won the 'Global Citizenship' award presented by Kleiner Perkins at CHIMEHACK 4 at Facebook HQ for creating a platform that allows young mothers in refugee camps ask questions to professionals abroad through SMS.( Here's our project featured in Cosmopolitan ).


Recently Played

A web app that gets information about the latest played song (title, artist, album cover, album name) from my Spotify account using LastFM's Rest API-- featured on my personal website.


Attending Twitter’s #DevelopHER and Meeting Jack Dorsey

"At the end of the day, saying goodbye to all of them was hard. I had learned so much, and left the day feeling more inspired than ever. #DevelopHER has been one of the most supportive and inclusive communities I’ve been a part of."

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