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Meet The Team

Meet the multi-talented and hardworking group of students at Let's Defeat Bullying. Learn more about each of them and their hobbies, accomplishments, interests, and stories!

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Charlena Li

Editor

Charlena is from NYC and obsessed with food, music, and sports! She loves traveling and volunteering and is passionate about the things she does. Her favorite activities include rock climbing, badminton, getting boba, and teaching piano :)

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Aarya Yamsanwar

Graphic Designer, Tik Tok
Well, l am Aarya Yamsanwar, just 14. Being an Aquarian my personality traits are honesty, creativity and  an optimistic outlook to life. I am  captivated with painting, music and sports. Exploring places and  lending a helping hand to others is my trade mark. The things that makes me smile from ear to ear is watching Netflix , playing a basketball match or  learning new things. My top most  priority is to bring a smile to the needy. I love working for the welfare of the underprivileged ,do my part to better their lives and bring a smile on their faces. I aspire to travel the world satiating my adventurous streak..
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Amoha Venkataramanan

Writer

Amoha describes herself as "confused, but in a good way", because she loves learning anything new, and discovering more. She loves books, and if she ever disappears, she's probably in a library searching for portals. She loves to volunteer, having volunteered at many NGO's and is very passionate about supporting and contributing to LDB. She never misses an opportunity to say- you are supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, you got this!

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Deevanshi Bhomia

Editor
Editing my life through while having fictional characters to hold my life together! Reader and a listener. Bisexual. And treating people with kindness as I move :)
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Gia Sareen

Writer, Editor
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Janice Mook

Interviewer
Janice is an advocate for equality and diversity, therefore she hopes to use this platform to promote her cause.

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Suhani Jain

Writer
A high school junior who is an English literature junkie , has an unusual obsession with criminal and paranormal theories , longing to spread awareness regarding social issues through writing , Fascinated with exploring abandoned places and finds home in writing poetry.
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Rutveek Ingawale

Editor
Hey! I am a sci-fi devotee with vivid imaginations. I am also a keen STEM enthusiast who like implying various possibilities to a problem. Talking about me, I like to live joyful always and make others laugh. Positivity is the key to everything.
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Danica Santiago

Editor
Hi, I’m Elaine! I take delight in simple things, mainly reading and drawing. Growing up, I’ve always immersed myself in the world of literary and creative pursuits. I love to read and explore different genres, but I find myself particularly fascinated in dystopian and thriller the most. In the future, I strive to be successful enough to give back; give back to myself, to my family, and to the community.

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Adrija Jana

Chapters Committee

A bibliophile with a natural eagerness to learn new things, Adrija enjoys writing, music, dancing, acting, event management, Communications and Public Relations. She recently became a published poet and has taken part in various national and international Model United Nations. An empathetic, creatively passionate soul, Adrija devotes much of her time to social services. 

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Emily Crabtree

Writer
Hello! my name is Emily Crabtree, I am 14 and a freshman in high school. I like to play soccer and chess, draw, rock climb, take pictures, and help others. I enjoy spreading awareness for Childhood Cancer, anti- bullying, global warming, and more.

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Camille Tabacla

Editor
Camille is currently doing her undergrad in Policy Studies with a minor in Gender Studies and Economics. She is an avid volunteer throughout her city as well as an advocate for equity, diversity and inclusion.

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Sahaana Vijay

Writer
Sahaana Vijay is a high school student based in Bangalore (India), and is an amateur writer and an aspiring physicist in the fields of astrophysics and quantum gravity. Being a STEM enthusiast, Sahaana founded the international student-led organisation - STEM 4 Everyone in 2020. Sahaana is also a young researcher as a part of the Junior Academy at the New York Academy of Sciences. Apart from STEM and writing, Sahaana loves to read, solve puzzles, learn new languages, play the Veena, and travel.
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Yohana Font

Interviewer
Hello, my name is Yohana, I am incoming college student committed to learning and passionate about law, social justice, arts, politics, and communication. At let's defeat bullying I am an Interviewer and in the Podcast Committee. We need to defeat bullying, and fight for those who can't!
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Avika Mittal

Graphic Designer
Hey all My name is Avika. I am a highschool junior living in India. I love to read new books and my favourite genre is romance and fantasy. I also sing and paint. I live to watch Netflix in my free time. I wish to pursue psychology for my higher education!
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Diya Kumar

Writer
I'm diya kumar , I live in delhi, India. My pronouns are she/her. I have a passion of writing articles as it's gives me a way to express myself.
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Gunika Sharma

Writer
Hi, I am Gunika Sharma and I hail from India. I am currently completing my matriculation. I like investing my time in reading, volunteering, listening to music and sketching. My all time favorite author is Holly Black.
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Angela Kyaw

Writer
Ange :D
15 | Burmese
A bit too obsessed with true crime and thriller
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Laurence Mulia

Editor
hii peeps! my name is laurence emerson, and u guys can call me lauren, laurence, or wtv. i'm 14 (turning 15 this year), i can't do make up (i wish i could n i'm trying to learn to use mascara atm) i live in indonesia and i'm a self-motivated, adaptable, friendly person <3
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Chelsea Cayla

Graphic Designer
hi! my name is chelsea cayla but you can call me keiko and im from Indonesia. im 15 years old and im in grade 10th. i like playing music instruments, singing, editing videos, and playing basketball.
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Shwetha Rajesh

Writer, Editor
Shwetha is a high school student passionate about advocacy, music and fashion. She loves expressing her feelings in the form of written words and aims to use her voice to help everyone who is going through something tough.
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Ananiah Jacob

Graphic Designer
Ananiah is a junior from India . She is an avid reader and she loves to write poetry . She is part of several organisations as she believes that change begins with an individual realisation.
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Hrishikaa Bharathwaj

Graphic Designer
Hello! My name is Hrishikaa and I am 13 years old, my hobbies are anything art related, reading and watching anime. I enjoy learning about different cultures.  I am also into photography. I like meeting new people though I might be shy at first. I am from India.
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