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student Dhruva

Name: Dhruva P.

Hometown: Columbia

Anticipated Major(s): Neuroscience and Molecular and Cellular Biology

How did you discover Hopkins and why did you decide to apply Early Decision? I discovered Hopkins from a Coffee Talk a friend took me to and started researching about it as a possible options. I fell in love with how supportive and collaberative the campus environment is. I can see my future self at Hopkins and decided to apply.

If you could teach one class at Hopkins, what would it be? (already exists or invented by you!) Who Are You? – A class about finding yourself and your purpose

Is there a quote or motto that inspires you? What is it and what does it mean to you? “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou. This is one of my favorite quotes because it always reminds me that actions speak louder than words.

What are you most excited for about college and/or coming to Hopkins? I am most excited of immersing myself in student life at college and all the memories I am going to make with my new family.

What book, album/song, or TV show has had a profound influence on your life? The song “idontwannabeyouanymore” by Billie Eilish

What crazy invention would you love to design? I would love to design a body scanner that pinpoints where damaged cells are to make it easier to diagnose patients.

What do you hope to get involved in on campus? I hope to get involved in on innovative research opportunities, community service projects, maybe a intermural or club sport, and campus life.

What are you most excited to do in Baltimore? I am most excited to find the best photography places, restaurants, and to explore all the city has to offer.