HI! I'm Tara.
HI! I'm Tara.

Stuff I Did in School

(There's life beyond classes!)  

Stanford MS&E 140x Course Assistant, Spring 2015

Course Assistant for Professor Vic Stanton, MS&E 140X:  Financial Accounting Concepts and Analysis. Was selected as a CA for the first ever accelerated financial accounting class at Stanford after high demand from students. 

Stanford MS&E 140/240 Course Assistant, Winter 2015

Course Assistant for Professor Vic Stanton, MS&E 140/240: Accounting for Managers & Entrepreneurs. 

Stanford d.school Course Assistant, Winter 2014

Course Assistant for Dennis Boyle, ME423: d.health: Design Thinking for Better Health. 

Stanford Venture Studio Resident Fellow, 2014

Stanford Community Associate, Fall 2014

Head of Logistics, Wharton Entrepreneurship Club, Spring 2012

Head of logistics for annual Wharton Entrepreneurship Conference

Negotiations TA & RA, Spring 2012

Teaching Assistant & Research Assistant for Professor Steven Blum, OPIM 291: Negotiations

Head Recruitment Speaker, Spring 2012

AXO, Alpha Epsilon Chapter, University of Pennsylvania

Management 100 TA, Fall 2011

Teaching Assistant for Dr. Anne Greenhalgh & Status Report Consultant for Dr. Chris Maxwell, Management 100: Leadership & Communication in Groups.

Outdoor Rock Climbing, Fall 2011

Wharton Leadership Venture Immersive Program in Leadership & Teamwork in Climbing with Dr. Chris Maxwell. Climbed in Ralph Stover National Park.

Head of Wharton Undergraduate Rebranding Media & Design, 2011 & 2012

Omega Senior Society

Was selected to be a member of Order of Omega, a senior society which recognizes outstanding leadership in the Greek Community while at Wharton/Penn. One of 25 members selected out of the Penn undergraduate community.

Management 100 TA, Spring 2011

Teaching Assistant for Dr. Anne Greenhalgh, Management 100: Leadership & Communication in Groups.

Women's Rugby Team, Hong Kong, Fall 2010

Learned how to play rugby sevens & joined the HKUST university team while studying abroad in Hong Kong. Go Typhoons!

Lantern, Wharton Senior Honor Society 

Head of Wharton Admitted Students Weekend, 2009 & 2010

Redesigned and ran the 6 day Wharton Penn Previews Admitted Students experience. Received certificate for "Outstanding Presentation" & was recognized as the "best Penn Previews at my time at Wharton" by the Wharton Vice Dean, Georgette Chapman Phillips.

Management 100 TA, Fall 2009

Teaching Assistant for Dr. Anne Greenhalgh, Management 100: Leadership & Communication in Groups

Active Member of AXO, 2009-2012

Alpha Epsilon Chapter, University of Pennsylvania. 

Social & Events Chair, Wharton Indian Students Association, 2008 - 2009

Led faculty speaker series, organized club social activities.

South Asia Society, 2008 - 2009

Performed in the annual SAS show & freshman dance.

PennPals Big Sister, 2008 - 2010

Mentored the sweetest 3rd grade girl from Drew Elementary School until she moved away.

"But, isn't there more to life than being really, really, ridiculously busy?!" Why, yes, Derek, check out: 

Projects I worked on, my manifesto for life, stuff I do for fun, or just learn a bit more about me.