Engineers Week: Akshaya Annapragada, A.B./S.M. '20
Student Akshaya Annapragada shares her engineering story
NAME: Akshaya Annapragada
CONCENTRATION: A.B. in applied mathematics; S.M. in engineering sciences - bioengineering
GRADUATION YEAR: 2020
"I really enjoy creatively problem-solving—and to me, that’s exactly what engineers do. Engineering helps me apply quantitative skills to challenges in fields I care about, such as medicine and politics. Engineering also gives me a chance to be a part of a vibrant global community using technology to make change. From designing improved medical diagnostic technologies to building models that assess the impacts of new policy, engineers are playing a crucial role in moving the world forward—and I love being a part of that at SEAS."
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