Carnegie Mellon University
BackgroundInterview Date:February 2019
Gender Identity: Male
Race/Ethnicity: South Asian
Graduation Year: 2022
Sexual Orientation: Straight
High School Experience: Public school outside of Dallas, TX with a graduating class of about 860 students. There was a culture of going to college
First Generation College Student: No
Major: Statistics and Machine Learning
Extracurricular Activities: I’m part of the Data Science Club, Students Using Data for Social Good, Forge which is an organization that works with refugees, and the Spring Carnival Committee.
Have any of your extracurricular activities had a particularly big impact on your experience?
I think that the Data Science Club and Students Using Data for Social Good have introduced me to potential career paths and ideas of what I want to do in the future. The other two have helped me get introduced to other people on campus and finding service opportunities.