I'm Lauren Jernigan.

UT at Austin CS Major

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Some fun facts about me

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In the brief windows of time away from my laptop, you'll find me brewing my own kombucha, archiving the word of the day, or crocheting novelty hats for my cat. My top three Ghibli movies are Spirited Away, Howls Moving Castle, and Ponyo. My secret skill is fluency in Latin.


Familiar with
  • Java
  • Git and Github
  • Linux (Ubuntu)
  • VB.NET
  • Python
  • SQL
Exposure to
  • C
  • C++
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • PDDL
  • Agile Development
  • Google Cloud Platform

Work Experience

R&D Intern

December 2017 - Present

Global Shop Solutions

Developed a system for optimizing a path through a warehouse based on a pick list of items to collect in VB.NET. I simplified the problem by handling bin selection separately, reducing the number of bins being considered when finding a route. Researched supervised learning techniques to optimize path selection.

Web Development

December 2017 - Present

Pelican Health and Fitness

Built a responsive website for the company using HTML5 and CSS3. Compiled an app that utilizes JavaScript to create a photo album that represents company policy. Redesigned company website UI.


May 2014 - August 2017

Moody Gardens (SAVY)

Assisted staff with care and maintenance of rainforest and aquarium exhbiits and animals. Educated visitors about aquatic life and environment while working as a docent.


B.S. in Computer Science

September 2018 - May 2022

College of Natural Sciences

Course Work
  • Autonomous Intelligent Robotics Spring 2019 & Fall 2019
  • Computer Organization and Architecture Fall 2019
  • Data Structures Spring 2019
  • Discrete Math Spring 2019
  • Introduction to Programming Fall 2018

Clear Falls High School

August 2014 - June 2018

Summa Cum Laude

Ranked 4th in a class of 586. My final high school GPA was 5.63 on a 5.0 scale. Graduated with a Math STEM endorsement.


Check Out What I've Been Working On.

Here are some projects I've made in my free time.

Awards and Activities

My Accomplishments


Where to find me

2317 Speedway
Austin, TX 78712
Room 3.312

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Call Me At

Phone: 832 566 3237