Serving as a UIF Since: Fall 2016
School: CMR Institute of Technology
What shedoes now: Fab, Fellow and UIGuide
What that means: motivate,guide and lead pasisonate students and change agents,enabling them establishing innovation & entrepreneurship at their campusses.
Contact herabout: DesignThinking workshops and events; mentoring and guidance;projects realated to innovation at campusses; collaboration;Leading and managing student clubs(Tech/non-Tech)
from Carmel Convent High school, Durgapur. She had completed her Higher Secondary education from Hemsheela Model , Durgapur. After exploring her career path, she joined C.M.R Institute of Technology to pursue her Engineering degree and shifted to Bangalore, Karnataka. There she was exposed to the University Innovation Fellows .
Priyanka Srivastava also works as a member of an NGO named ‘youth for seva(YFS)’. Since an early age she was interested to work for the society and help mankind. Her main motive behind taking engineering as her career is to use technology to change life of people for the betterment, to solve the problems of society using technology and creative thinking approach. She is also a social worker who works passionately for orphan education, women empowerment, child abuse and environment protection.She has actively launched and participated in many of these events in collaboration with other members of the YFS.
Priyanka has served as a Fab in Silicon Valley Meetup 2018 and also in The Eastern Hemisphere Meetup 2018.She has worked for several projects like pulse polio drives in slums of Siddapura, tree plantation drives in K.R Puram, Working as a scribe for the physically challenged students, developing the website ‘Shop,play,earn’ , pollution sponges,digital internship by carrers360.com and the Eye Check-up training camp 'Nanna Kannu' organised by the Sankara eye Hospital,centred on providing free eye check-ups to the financially weak students of Government schools.She has the passion of making a difference in the society. She is keen to bring an upliftment in the society. She is keen to support,guide and motivate all the students with entrapreneurship goals,to visualize their dreams and change their dreams into reality and ultimately bring about a change in the society.
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