Jun 16, 2022

Admitted students gain insights from current students

Ananya Potlapalli

The India Gateway organized a virtual panel discussion for admitted undergraduate students scheduled to come to campus in autumn 2022. The session helped students learn more about Ohio State through the experiences and perspectives of current students.

A third-year business administration major and President of the Indian Students Association, Ananya Potlapalli, shared about student life on campus and cultural programs organized by the student organization. Potlapalli also touched on campus safety and other on-campus student resources.

Sriram Nagappan

A senior computer science engineering major, Sriram Nagappan talked about his various internship experiences, including one virtual internship due to Covid restrictions. Nagappan discussed academic enrichment at the university and noted the support he received from faculty, academic advisors and other campus resources.

Viswa Kalidindi, a third-year student studying pharmaceutical sciences, shared his experience being an international student and the challenges students may face. He recommended that students take advantage of all that Ohio State offers.

Arnav Singh

Lastly, a third-year business administration major, Arnav Singh shared his insights on life outside campus and all that Columbus has to offer as a vibrant city.

All the panelists offered to help via email/phone, in case the incoming students had any further questions.

Contact Vinod Rani, alumni and academic services manager, India Gateway, with any questions.