ORGANIZER

Rucha Kelkar

Director

Rucha is a junior (originally from Ames, Iowa) at MIT; she is a candidate for a Bachelor’s Degree in Brain and Cognitive Sciences, on a pre-med track.

EXTENDED BIO

Rucha Kelkar

Rucha is a junior (originally from Ames, Iowa) at MIT; she is a candidate for a Bachelor’s Degree in Brain and Cognitive Sciences, on a pre-med track. She was nominated for the FRC Dean’s List Award by mentors on her high school FRC team, was an NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Affiliate Award Recipient, and is a Dr. Bart Kamen Memorial FIRST Scholar. She is currently pursuing a research position in the O’Gara Lab at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, is a TA for Intro Biology in her learning community, and is the Lead Speaker Relations & Media Specialist at Learning Seeds. Her interests include dancing on the MIT Bhangra team, travelling, and solving crosswords.