Meet the Class of 2019


Shiv Nadkarni

Hometown: Edison, NJ
Major: Biological Basis of Behavior

Activities & Honors:

  • Community Service Chair – Performing Arts Council
  • Music Director – Penn Counterparts
  • Peer Mentor – Transfer Student Organization
  • Member – Alpha Iota Gamma Pre-Healthcare Fraternity
  • Unit Leader – Camp Kesem
  • Podcast Lead – Doctors Who Create

Hobbies: Dancing, Singing, Cooking
Favorite Book: To Kill a Mockingbird/i> by Harper Lee
Favorite Movies: The Parent Trap and Bridesmaids
Favorite Food: Sushi and tacos. Maybe some Asian tacos?? Mmmm.
Favorite Quote: “The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.” ~ Plutarch

Plans After Penn: Work for a year or two before going to medical school.