Determined, Enterprising, Curious
"The key is not the will to win... everybody has that. It is the will to prepare to win that is important."
- Bobby Knight
Rohan K. is a self-driven individual who strives to improve himself both academically and holistically. Rohan grew up in Silicon Valley and joined the 49ers STEM Leadership Institute (SLI) in 7th grade. At Santa Clara High, he has started multiple clubs, played two varsity sports, and earned an AP Scholar with Honor award. Through SLI, he has also taken part in the Learning by Giving program, which is a year-long group project that focuses on building philanthropic concepts in students by providing them with $10,000 to give out to an organization of their choosing. His passion for computer science has developed over years of exposure to robotics, participation in rigorous competitions, and work involving various programming languages. After graduation, Rohan plans to pursue a major in Computer Science with a minor in Business. In his free time, Rohan enjoys working on side projects that help people in need.
Synopsys Science Fair, 2015
The purpose of the project was to create a backpack that had a built-in umbrella that was both stable and affordable.
A competition designed to help students acquire proper research skills.