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Hongyu Lu

Hongyu Lu

“Don’t be afraid to show what you can do.”

Hongyu Lu, BJ '20

Hometown: Guangxi, China
Fun fact: “Most people think I’m quiet, but I’m actually very loud.”

Videographer

Responsibilities:

  • Client communications and management
  • Developed story boards
  • Edited video and published online
  • Collaborated with other SA professionals (e.g., writers, graphic designers, photographers)
  • Applied creativity to bring more diverse ideas into our video content

What I learned:

  • How to work with clients to understand the objectives behind their projects
  • How to make edits based on client feedback
  • Logging footage
  • Casting
  • Script editing and polishing
  • How to work in a team. I was a new member and my team-members helped me a lot with the equipment and other technical aspects of the job.

What Others Say

“Hongyu’s ‘Moving to Mizzou’ video was spot-on. It really helped students and their support circles alleviate anxiety about the experience and transition to college. Hongyu did a good job of taking feedback and working through the edits in a timely manner. We very much appreciate this!” – Heidi Shearer, Assistant Director, Residential Life Operations

Why You Should Consider This Internship
“You can learn a lot from this internship. There are many kinds of video, but the purpose is always to give audience a view of student life at Mizzou. It’s a good way to get involved with many organizations and departments on campus.”