2020 — A Year In Review

Highlights:

  • Interned with Oracle NetSuite and Dominion Energy which are both Fortune 100 companies
  • 4.0 GPA and certification in Financial Modelling and Valuation Analyst from Corporate Finance Institute and Business Analytics from Harvard Business School Online
  • Got invited for speaking opportunities and was featured in various magazines and newspaper!
  • Won 7 scholarships and represented Claflin University in more than 5 different virtual conferences!
  • Started a more hands — on approach in trading rather than passive investing!
  • Carved my first pumpkin and went to a pumpkin patch!
  • Learned how to cut my own hair and decorated my dorm room!
  • Helped 9 high school students get accepted to their dream universities with a full scholarship!
  • Got myself a new laptop fully funded by me!
  • Reconnecting with my Filipino Roots by reaching out to more Filipinos in the Philippines! ( I will be writing about this in another article)

Virtual Summer Internship with Oracle and Dominion Energy

My workplace during the summer.
My work buddies during the summer :P

Certifications from Harvard Business School Online and Corporate Finance Institute + a 4.0 GPA

Financial Modeling & Valuation Analyst at Corporate Finance Institute
Business Analytics Certificate from Harvard Business School Online (Left) Financial Modeling and Valuation Analyst from Corporate Finance Institute (Right)

Claflin University → Zoom University

Up to Us events that we held around the campus before Covid-19
First Henna Event at Claflin University.
My study place during the semester.

Expanding my Personal Brand

I was featured in the South Carolina CPA Report!
First Up to Us Leadership Bootcamp. I was selected as an alumni speaker.
I was featured in a newspaper about one of the Filipinos joining the Up to Us Competition

Investing + Fun Activities!

My weekly returns when I was spending more than 15 hours of research and tracking the stock market
Picture of my decorated dorm
My first pumpkin patch and the pumpkin that I carved.
Dell xps 15 9500.

Plans for 2021?

  • Publish 50 articles in Medium
  • Become more active on YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram and be more authentic in LinkedIn and Facebook!
  • Establish a social impact project in the Philippines! Impact over income!
  • Create a workout routine and consistently lose weight!
  • Finish 12 books
  • Schedule 5 coffee dates with friends every month

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Finance and CS Major @ Claflin University. I love taking pictures, blogging my life experiences, and meeting new people! HBCUvc Class 3 Fellow| Visionary Leader

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Frederick Uy

Frederick Uy

Finance and CS Major @ Claflin University. I love taking pictures, blogging my life experiences, and meeting new people! HBCUvc Class 3 Fellow| Visionary Leader

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