Keenum, MSU Indian Student Association officers discuss campus life

Contact: Allison Matthews

Photo by Russ Houston

STARKVILLE, Miss.—Mississippi State President Mark E. Keenum and members of the university’s Indian Student Association met Thursday [April 20] to discuss student life on campus.

Photo by Russ Houston

Pictured in the Office of the President are (front, left to right) Mukti Patel, ISA vice president and a doctoral student in mechanical engineering; Pronnoy Tarafdar, ISA public relations officer and a sophomore mechanical engineering major; President Keenum; Harshini Devi Sampath Kumar, cultural secretary and a sophomore biochemistry/pre-medicine major; (back, left to right) Gaurav Nag, ISA social secretary and a junior mechanical engineering major; Ravi Kiran Akula, ISA treasurer and a master’s student in industrial engineering/manufacturing systems; Saurabh Shevante, ISA president and a master’s student in aerospace engineering; Shubham Chaudhari, ISA cultural secretary and a sophomore mechanical engineering major; Karin Lee, MSU director of international recruitment and retention; and Ajinkya Nawarkar, ISA general secretary and a junior computer science major.

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