Fellow:Shashank Mohan Athreya
Shashank Mohan Athreya is a student of Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering and is currently pursuing his Bachelors in Computer Science &
Engineering. He was born and raised in Mysuru, Karnataka. He has a curious mind and an undying spirit of passion towards his work. He is a daydreamer who is caught between fiction and reality. He is an extreme reader and spends most of his time learning more about the real world. He enjoys documentaries, biographies and short stories. He loves to interact with others as he believes that people are unique and each one can teach you something new. He is a workaholic who does what is right, even if it's hard. He thoroughly dislikes giving up. He believes that the mere thought of giving up kills half the work rate and he finds another way of approach to a problem rather than giving up. He is inspired by the quote "TRY TRY TRY until you SUCCEED!" and this keeps him motivated.
He is an extreme reader, experienced debater, a toastmaster and the current VP-Education of VVCE Toastmasters. He is the youngest Entrepreneurship-leader(E-Leader) of the Entrepreneurship-Cell(E-Cell). He is the proud VP-External Affairs and co-founder of the debate club, Magna. He is a full stack web developer and Graphic designer in Open Source Lab. He is an ACM member and current Vice Chair of the VVCE ACM student chapter. In addition to these, he is the co-founder of an awareness program called SHIKSHAA which is a non-profit program that spreads awareness about child abuse.
From a very young age, Shashank Mohan Athreya was interested in the idea of entrepreneurship. He enjoys getting involved in activities which are conducted and loves teaching what he learned to others. His passion to learn gets him involved in a lot of activities and this allows him to know about everything that is happening around him. Shashank Mohan Athreya is known throughout the campus for his grasp over the conduction of extra-curricular activities.