Simi's podcast South Asian Trailblazers is featured in Forbes for breaking stereotypes about Asian Americans.

(May 2021)


Simi is profiled in a series about graduating Harvard seniors for the University's 368th Commencement.

(May 2019)

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Simi accepts the Harvard Inclusive Community Award, awarded by Harvard Deans for her work as Co-President of the South Asian Association. (April 2018)

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Harvard recognizes Simi and her co-founder  for their creation of the Pioneers Podcast, a senior project that showcased South Asian firsts. (May 2019)


An article about Simi being elected a Harvard Class Marshall alongside 13 other seniors (Sep 2018)


Ghungroo, Harvard's premier culture show, makes it on the front page. Simi is featured as Co-Producer and Co-President. (March 2018)


SAI interviews Simi and Ayman, Co-Presidents of the South Asian Association and producers of the 30th Annual Ghungroo performance. (Feb 2018)


An article about Simi's work initiating a conversation about #MeToo and Aziz Ansari among South Asian student groups on campus. (Feb 2018)


A photo essay featuring Simi as Co-Producer of Ghungroo 2018. (Feb 2018)


Simi, as Co-President of SAA, offers perspective on a new initiative to bring a Multicultural Center to Harvard. (Feb 2018)

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Pratham highlights the contributions made to their nonprofit through Harvard SAA Presents Penn Masala, a benefit concert spearheaded by Simi. (Oct 2016)


An article about Harvard SAA Presents Penn Masala, a benefit concert spearheaded by Simi as Cultural Chair of SAA. (Oct 2016)

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Simi on her acceptance to Harvard. (Feb 2015)


Simi is chosen as Gwinnett County's Career and Technical Education Student of the Year. (March 2014)


Simi is recognized for her award-winning piano teaching literature. (Sept 2011)

Through her leadership experiences while at Harvard, in finance, and now in media, Simi's had the privilege of sharing her story and been honored for her contributions. Learn more about her story, her accomplishments, and the incredible people she's had the opportunity to meet below.