Yilin completed her undergraduate degree in Statistics from Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen), particularly in connection with the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data. Now she is a graduate student at Vanderbilt Data Science program. For her, it is through study of comprehensive information that data scientists come to know our entire life story. She is interested in applying data science to personalization technologies and recommender systems. Outside of the classroom, she has passion for traveling, food, music and football.