Katyayani Jhaveri

Katyayani Jhaveri
Katyayani Jhaveri About the Author:
Katyayani Jhaveri is a proud Tarheel freshmen at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. Katyayani is an avid reader and writer, with aspirations to become a professional journalist. She plans a dual major in Mass Communications and Business. As a junior in high school, she served as the Student Life Editor of Spanish River High’s newspaper, The Galleon. The same year she received the Third Place for Best Features Writing during the High School Journalism Awards presented by the Palm Beach Post. As a high school senior, Katyayani was awarded Fourth Place in the highly competitive Pathfinder Award for Communications also from the Palm Beach Post. She has served as an officer for her high school’s Environmental Club and plans to be involved with the Student Environmental Action Coalition at UNC. In her spare time, Katyayani loves to dance. Recently, she completed her Arangetram performance, a four-hour dance recital, consisting of nine dances, which signals an Indian dancer’s graduation from Bharatanatyam dancing.

 

  • Embracing Indian Culture in the US - By Katyayani Jhaveri

    Embracing Indian Culture in the US – By Katyayani Jhaveri

    Author by Katyayani Jhaveri When I read novels about the Indian diaspora in the West or watch movies about South Asians who have moved to London or New York, my perception is that life is pretty hard. Everyone seems to either struggle to balance their …

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  • Memoirs of a Second Semester Senior

    Memoirs of a Second Semester Senior

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