Home > Magazine > Community Newsmakers > Disha and Neeraj are 2023 Emory Woodruff Scholars

 

Disha and Neeraj are 2023 Emory Woodruff Scholars

Email
October 2023
Disha and Neeraj are 2023 Emory Woodruff Scholars Disha Kumar and Neeraj Palnitkar, both from Johns Creek, GA, are among the 23 incoming Emory Woodruff Scholars who plan to continue the tradition of fusing their intellectual drive and leadership skills to engage with ever-broader communities. Disha Kumar served as editor of her high school’s news magazine. She was the captain of the mock trial team that won a state championship and was national runner-up. A paid intern for the Atlanta Bar Association, she also worked as a legislative aide for her State House representative and serves on state and national journalism boards. She plans to study social sciences at Emory with an eye toward law school. Neeraj Palnitkar is a Woodruff Music Scholar who managed his high school chorus as co-president, participated in the All-State Chorus, and served as co-editor of his school literary magazine. A Georgia Governor’s Honor Program alumnus with a focus in voice, he also interned with Atlanta Sports Podiatry and was published in the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine newsletter. He plans to major in biology at Emory and then attend medical school.
Read about our other Newsmakers of the Month here: 

http://www.khabar.com/magazine/community-newsmakers/


Submitting your news item for consideration in Newsmakers

Please send news items for consideration in the Newsmakers section to CommunityNewsmakers@khabar.com. Publication of news is based on several criteria including the volume of reports submitted for a given issue. We are focusing on local community members with some achievement or award that will be interesting and/or inspiring to our readers.


 

Enjoyed reading Khabar magazine? Subscribe to Khabar and get a full digital copy of this Indian-American community magazine.


  • Add to Twitter
  • Add to Facebook
  • Add to Technorati
  • Add to Slashdot
  • Add to Stumbleupon
  • Add to Furl
  • Add to Blinklist
  • Add to Delicious
  • Add to Newsvine
  • Add to Reddit
  • Add to Digg
  • Add to Fark
blog comments powered by Disqus

Back to articles

 

02_24-Cover-Hopes-of-Immigration-W.jpg

 

DIGITAL ISSUE

             

 

eKhabar

Sign up for our weekly newsletter
eKhabar

        

TrophyPoint-Webads-200x200-4.jpg

  NRSPAY_Khabar-Website_2x2_Ad.gif

Krishnan Co WebBanner.jpg

Raj&Patel-CPA-Web-Banner.jpg

Embassy Bank_gif.gif 

MedRates-Banner-11-23.jpg

DineshMehta-CPA-Banner-0813.jpg