Posted by Marne Pike on May 10, 2016 at 3:23 PM
Ankita Upadhyay is currently a rising junior at UCSC and is pursuing a B.S. in computer science. She is involved in clubs at UCSC that encourage women in STEM including Project AWESomE: Advancing Women’s Education in the School of Engineering and WiSE: Women in Science and Engineering. She was also a web developer for her team in Hack for Humanity 2017 where she worked on the front end aspects (using Bootstrap, HTML, CSS) to render a web app. Ankita is passionate about coding and programming and aspires to expand her portfolio by engaging in challenging, yet rewarding projects. As an intern, she will be in charge of administering Premadonna’s Github, helping out with the Maker Kit tutorial, and assisting with the “Code Your Own Nail Art” website. In addition, she loves jogging, playing softball, coding, reading, and doing anything beauty related. Ankita loves what Preemadonna stands for and is excited to empower young girls to strive for what they believe in. She hopes to be a software engineer after graduating college.