24Country of origin:
IndiaMajor at Clemson:
Computer scienceFirst semester at Clemson:
2007Why did you choose to come to Clemson?
Especially because it is a smaller place. Also because of the faculty whose research matches with my interests What’s your favorite Clemson memory?
An evening by the side of the Lake Hartwell with newly made friends.
What advice would you give to a new international student coming to Clemson?
Enjoy the small town and the peaceful atmosphere. Feel at home.What about Clemson (or the United States) was different than you expected?
Though I like the fact that the place is small, I didn't expect the immense silence. What types of on-campus activities (student organizations, research, jobs) are/were you involved in?
Graduate Student Government
International Student Association
Computer Science Graduate Student Association
Association for India's Development, Clemson ChapterWhat is your favorite place on/near campus?
South Carolina Botanical Gardens
What are your plans after graduation?
Find a decent job in the scope of my major, which is challenging.
Congratulations to Ms. Dandamudi who received her MS in Computer Science in December 2009.
What are you career plans/aspirations?
Someday, land in my dream profession of teaching!