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Hi, I'm Malina. I design and build things for the web through code. Currently, a full-stack developer at Sanctuary Computer. Previously, a web development student and Opportunity Fund Fellow at General Assembly.

My work experience has been at the intersection of tech and urban planning. Prior to coding, I was honing my skills in community engagement, policy, marketing, and partnerships. I have also organized and hosted the inaugural Brooklyn Tech Triangle Mentorship Hackathon and Queens Tech Meetup series.

I care about making cities better places for people, especially those from underrepresented communities, to thrive. I'm a believer in the infinite possibilities of technology to impact lives and society. While you're here, check out my résumé, explore my project gallery below (click to demo), or shoot me an email at tran.malina@gmail.com

IN/FLUX
Bringing together data and storytelling — where users can share and favorite stories — with Express, Amazon Web Services S3, Highcharts JS, Google Places API, and Google Maps API.
See the code.

Take a Breather
Mental health and wellness app for users to express their feelings, send distress texts, and access resources; made with Rails, JavaScript, PostgreSQL, Devise, Google Places API, and Twilio API.
See the code.

The Liberry
Personally curated collection of good reads, built with MongoDB/Mongoose, Node/Express.js and Angular, and Bootstrap.
See the code.

FeedbackLoop
Platform for students to give daily feedback (and plan happy hour) built
with JavaScript, jQuery, Express, Bootstrap, MongoDB, and Yelp API.
See the code.

dataDiary
Full stack app to log and organize your financial, fitness, and health
lifestyle made with Rails, JavaScript, and jQuery.
See the code.

Hello Brooklyn
Simple Rails app showcasing neighborhood stats and fun facts from my
favorite borough in NYC.
See the code.

twentyone
A classic game of Blackjack — with a modern twist and funny quips —
built with JavaScript and jQuery.
See the code.

tic tac toe.
A good ol' tic tac toe game built with JavaScript and jQuery (with OOP principles and TDD framework, Mocha, for good measure).
See the code.