Tia has been on the robotics team for two years, and is a part of the build sub-team. Her favorite part about robotics is being a part of this family, as everyone here builds an ultimate bond with another; whether it be building infinitely small parts to sharing a slice of pizza. To her, it is an experience to remember. Tia joined the team to expand her horizons, and get out of her comfort zone. She absolutely loves tinkering, designing, and working with others. She is also a part of Leo Club and Math Honors Society. Outside of robotics, Tia is fully involved as a dancer and performer at AATMA Performing Arts, where her passion to express through movement continues to thrive from a very young age. After graduating from AHS, Tia plans on entering a STEAM field and traveling the world, as well as continuing her passion for dance.
This is Arya’s first year on the robotics team! Arya joined the programming sub-team. She is looking forward to learning new things and working together with lots of new people to make something cool. Arya joined the team because she wanted to learn how to program, and she also thought it would be fun and cool! Her hobbies include playing guitar, singing, and karate. After graduating from AHS, Arya plans on attending college.
This is Ryan’s first year on the robotics team! Ryan joined the design sub-team. He is looking forward to seeing a crazy machine come to life from the ground up. Ryan joined the robotics team because engineering and robotics interests him. His hobbies include biking and reading. After graduating from AHS, Ryan plans on attending college for aerospace engineering.
This is AJ’s first year on the robotics team! AJ joined the business sub-team. AJ also helps in the scouting department of the team. He is looking forward to the competitions and being able to see the team’s hard work pay off. He joined the team because of a combined interest of his brother’s and his own. Aside from robotics, AJ is in the Gender Sexuality Club. His hobbies include art, writing, playing puzzle games, baking, cooking, and composing.
Radhika Manvar has been on the robotics team for two years, and is a part of the design sub-team. Her favorite part about robotics is being able to use her creativity to expand her horizon as well as improving certain skills such as designing and building. She joined the team as a chance to learn more about engineering and the steps that go into creating something this complex. Radhika is also a part of Leo Club. Her hobbies include martial arts as well as mentoring younger kids in martial arts. After graduating from AHS, Radhika plans to pursue her career in medicine alongside engineering.
This is Abhinav’s first year on the robotics team! Abhinav joined the build sub-team. He is looking forward to facing the challenges that come with building a complex robot with the help of others on the team. Abhinav joined the team because he loves building and brainstorming. Aside from robotics, he is a part of the marching band and jazz band. Abhinav’s hobbies include playing video games with friends and playing the saxophone. After graduating from AHS, he plans on entering a field that somewhat deals with engineering, he hopes to apply the skills he learns in robotics to real life situations.
Michael has been on the robotics team for two years, and is a part of the electrical sub-team. His favorite part about robotics is problem solving and coming up with simple robust solutions to complex issues. Michael joined the team to prepare himself for an engineering career through first hand experience. Outside of robotics, he is a part of the AHS Football team and the AHS Jazz Band. His hobbies include playing guitar and flying planes. After graduating from AHS, Michael plans on going to the United States Naval Academy.