The epitome of perseverance, Aanika demonstrates extreme focus as she continues to strive for excellence in the face of adversity. Aanika was undoubtably thoughtful as she navigated her high school career. She is passionate about serving others and has logged over 100+ community service hours. Her college career began in 2023 at The Pennsylvania State University. In addition to being regarded as a scholar, she concurrently tutors kids in math and biology, is an advocate for victims of human trafficking, and volunteers at a doctors office to assist the elderly. She is passionate about traveling, the sciences, and is laser focused on her aspirations as she continues to learn more about gene therapy treatments in preparation for attending Pharmacy school.
Pursuit of knowledge
Gene therapy and human genomics