I'm a work in progress.

  • 2002

    Kolkata, India

    I began breeding budgerigars on my terrace. My first AOL name was birdmaniac222.

  • 2010

    Providence, Rhode Island

    I moved to the U.S. for college. At Brown University, I learned to be comfortable with uncertainty.

  • 2012

    Hoedspruit, South Africa

    I spent a summer leading wildlife safaris in the Kruger. Upon my return, I wrote a book.

  • 2013

    Providence, Rhode Island

    I won the Royce Fellowship for science communication. My work was featured in NYT Science.

  • 2014

    San Mateo, California

    I helped build and launch IXL Science, which now has over one million users.

  • 2016

    San Francisco, California

    I built an online platform to expand the Cal Academy's educator network a hundredfold.

  • 2017

    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    Last year, I began a masters program in human-computer interaction at Carnegie Mellon.

  • 2018

    Lyon, France

    My team placed second in the Student Design Challenge at IxDA 2018. Check out our idea here.