First Name

Nirvani

Last Name

M.

Bio

Nirvani is a high school senior who plans to attend college for biomedical engineering with a minor in computer science. She has taken multiple computer science classes, a foundations of technology course, and engineering courses. Currently, Nirvani is actively involved in her school's FIRST robotics team, GirlsCodingWithGirls program, and CS@WH (computer science at Warren Hills) club. As a four year robotics team member Nirvani holds a leadership position where she aids other students by teaching and guiding them to work as a team to create a robot that is ready to compete in competitions. In GirlsCodingWithGirls she works with other students to prepare and teach lesson plans on Computer Science to elementary and middle school girls. She is also a consistent volunteer at her local middle school lego league robotics team, to help students with their code and robot building. Within these activities she hopes to promote diversity as well as encourage and inspire other students to pursue computer science and other STEM related careers. To date, Nirvani’s greatest technical accomplishment would be her involvement in creating three award winning robots.