Kansas City Volunteers
Committed to Learning & Teaching
Ruhi Chand is a Freshman at Blue valley West High School. Her passion for Math & Science grew over the years by participating and winning in various competitions like Mathcounts, AMC, NSF Science Bee, Science Bowl and Science Olympiad. She was part of the Middle school Kansas state winning team 2019 for National science Bowl. She was also team member of Kansas state winning team for National science Olympiad consecutively for the years 2018 & 2019.
She is involved in Mu Alpha Theta, DECA and Orchestra team. She loves to volunteer at senior living community. Ruhi is avid Bharatanatyam dancer. In her spare time, she loves to work with younger kids on science and art projects. She enjoys mentoring and teaching and is excited to help younger students get more involved in STEM through science Infinity.
Richa Vallurupalli is a sophomore at Blue Valley West High School, Overland Park, KS. She has an immense passion towards STEM education and has been an active participant of various science competitions since elementary school. She had the privilege of being part of the teams that represented the state of Kansas at the National Science Olympiad and National Science Bowl in April and May of 2018.
Among the many events she has competed, Anatomy & Physiology is her most favorite event and has consistently ranked among the top 3 in Kansas State competition for the last 3 years. She loves interacting with kids and enjoys teaching Life science and Chemistry related topics.
She is a kind and compassionate individual who spends time volunteering and helping senior citizens with Alzheimer’s during weekends. During her free time, she enjoys singing Carnatic classical music and is a Kuchipudi danseuse.
Rohit Chand is a Junior at Blue Valley West High School. He has competed in several math and science competitions including Mathcounts, ARML, Mathlegue, AMC, Physics Olympiad, Earth Science Olympiad, NSF science Bee, US computing Olympiad and was part of the Kansas High school Regional runners up team for NSB past 2 years. He is also member of and leads several high school clubs like Science Olympiad, Science Bowl, Mu Alpha Theta, Science NHS, National Honor Society and Programming club. He was Selected to attend ASM Materials Science Engineering research camp and worked as Website Design Intern at HireKC over summer 2019.
Rohit loves to share his passion for science by volunteering at feeder middle school to run Project BEST club and mentoring the younger students for local science fair projects. He is also part of Symphonic orchestra and state BPA team. In his free time, he loves to play Basketball and self-learn programming languages. He is very excited to be part of Science Infinity club and to connect and work with younger kids.