Raunak Kelshiker

India

School Year: Junior 

Major(s): Physics 

Team: Thor

Languages: English, Hindi, & Marathi

Hobbies: Reading, swimming, playing video games, watching tv and movies.

Why did you become a mentor? To give back to the community and help students feel at home while being a thousand miles away from it. Also, as an international student, this program helped me get out of my shell and comfort zone and make a lot of friends.

Bio: I'm 6'4, and I do not play basketball. I am a huge cricket and soccer fan, supporting Chelsea. I was born in Mumbai, India. I grew up in Dubai and lived there for 14 years. I came to Indianapolis last year. I am involved in the Model United Nations at IUPUI student organization, and I am an executive member. I plan on getting a masters degree after college.

Favorite Spot on Campus: The benches near the River, opposite Carol Stadium at night.

Favorite Place to Eat in Indianapolis: The Steak n Shake by Downtown at 3am