Pratiti Ghosh-Dastidar has been learning Kathak since she was five years old. She is the founder and President of her organization, Dance for Tomorrow, which incorporates the love arts to spread global awareness. Through her benefit shows, the organization has collectively raised over $14,000 to donate to organizations such as CancerFree KIDS and the Malala Fund. She has also had the privilege to learn from great gurus such as Pandit Birju Maharaj-ji and Guru Bandana Sen.
Pratiti is a rising sophomore at Miami University. She is currently studying Biochemistry, with research focused on metabolomic profiling through mass spectrometry, and pre-medical studies. She is also looking to pick up Neuroscience as a co-major. Academically, her goal is to further explore the realms of biochemistry and neuroscience and possibly apply to medical school in the future.