First Name

Annika

Last Name

K.

Bio

Annika, a junior at East De Pere High School, participated in the Verizon Innovative Learning App Challenge with her team and won 1st nationally by voters’ choice. As the team leader, Annika and her team made an anti-bullying app for reporting bad actions and praising good actions at school. The app also provided a digital option to purchase items at the school store to stop wasting paper. She has given a TEDx talk about overcoming her Scoliosis that was live streamed throughout the school and put on YouTube. After she hopes to attend the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Annika plans to build and design video games.