Meet the Class of 2021

Rakesh Ravi

Friar Name: Friar Rocket
Murrysville, PA
Major: MEAM and Physics

Activities & Honors:

  • Business Manager – Penn Dhamaka
  • Co-Captain – Penn Thillana
  • Solar System Event Supervisor- PA Science Olympiad
  • Production Chair – Emily Sachs Dance Benefit
  • Member – CityStep
  • Member – Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity
  • Member – South Asia Society
  • Member – PennSEM
  • Member  – Riepe Mentors

Hobbies: Dancing, Saxophone, Woodworking, Baking
Favorite Books: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald and the Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling
Favorite Movies: Harry Potter Movies
Favorite Food: Mac & Cheese

Plans After Penn: I hope to work on new technology in the fields of renewable energy and water purification.