University of Southern California
University of Southern California
Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
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Entry-Level Professional Master of Arts Degree | Meet the Students

Sharon Sin MAII ‘19

Sharon Sin MAII ‘19

Hometown: Orange, CA

Program: Entry-Level Master's, Class of 2019

What brought you to occupational therapy?
Searching for a way to help people more personally and holistically

What area of practice are you interested in?
Lifestyle Redesign

Describe your background before coming to occupational therapy.
I studied biomedical and then industrial engineering before I discovered OT and realized it was a perfect fit for me!

What are some of the occupations you engage in?
Yoga, hiking, meditating, reading, cooking, taking walks, spending time with friends and family

If we opened your fridge, what would we see?
A lot of fruit, a bunch of veggies, and also some nuts and seeds, although I’m not exclusively vegan

What do you think is the greatest invention of mankind?

If you could travel anywhere, where would it be?
To Salar de Uyuni (a giant reflective salt flat in Bolivia)

How do you want to be remembered?
I’d like to be remembered as a loving, kind person, who was able to inspire people to find meaning in their lives, improve their physical, mental, and emotional well-being, and also as someone who had a sense of humor.