Articles by Soo Song

Summer Coding Experience Pleasantly Surprises High School Girls in Seattle

As a part of our Youth Coding Initiative, Adobe hosted 60 Girls Who Code (GWC) participants in three of our offices this summer. On Wednesday, we highlighted the accomplishments of the GWC Bay Area cohorts from the Adobe San Jose and San Francisco si...

Soo Song / 2 years ago

Bay Area High School Girls Spend their Summer Learning to Create with Code

With mobile apps catering to our every need, and websites just fingertips away, technology is becoming more integrated into our lives every day. But they wouldn’t exist without computer scientists. As a part of our Youth Coding Initiative, Adobe...

Soo Song / 2 years ago

AYV Award Winners Spotlight: Social Venture

Digital media has become a powerful tool for both self-expression and global change. Through storytelling, it reveals to wider audiences the realities and problems people face all over the world – and the importance of taking action today. Using...

Soo Song / 2 years ago

AYV Award Spotlight: Documentary

Film has the ability to frame a story from multiple angles and lenses. It can be informative, diving into a foreign culture and explaining its history. But it can also be personal, describing one’s journey and lessons learned in the process. This ...

Soo Song / 2 years ago

AYV Award Winner Spotlight: Animation

Animation is a special kind of media, mixing motion with the art of illustration. It has taken us on adventures through the works of Disney, Pixar and Dreamworks, encouraging us to stretch our ideas and imagination. But this year’s AYV Animation wi...

Soo Song / 2 years ago

AYV Award Winner Spotlight: Visual Composition

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Simultaneously static and dynamic, visual compositions can tackle a political issue, express a strong opinion or simply tell someone’s story. While appealing to the senses, they let the viewer search fo...

Soo Song / 2 years ago

AYV Award Winner Spotlight: Narrative

Every individual has a story. Some are shaped by rich cultural history, while others draw more on personal experiences and environments. These stories form powerful narratives – diverse in topic, but similarly grounded in creative expression. We...

Soo Song / 2 years ago

Empowering Creativity in Coding

Coding has become the essential skill of today. With its rising opportunity, it’s unsurprising that 1.4 million jobs will be created in computing-related fields by 2020. But the reality is also worrisome: Currently, less than 1 in 10 minority women...

Soo Song / 2 years ago

2015 AYV Award Winners Drive Change with Creativity

Adobe Youth Voices (AYV) came to life in 2006 with a powerful vision: to empower students to develop digital media-making skills and drive change in their communities. AYV has developed into a global movement with about 250,000 youth from 60 countrie...

Soo Song / 2 years ago