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Introducing the Interns, Part 1

Posted in Knerds on June 13, 2014 by

L-R: Arsalan, Brian, Siddharth

Our first few summer interns have arrived. We’re excited to welcome them to Knewton!

Originally from Brownsville, TX, Siddharth Reddy studies Computer Science at Cornell University. His hobbies include squash, chess, and reading cyberpunk. His favorite food is Pad Thai, his favorite website is Quora, and the most exotic place he’s ever visited is Brazil. Visit his website at

Brian Zeng, an intern with Knewton’s Deployment team, is originally from Sunnyvale, CA. He’s currently majoring in Computer Science and Psychology at Columbia University. Brian’s favorite TV show is Suits and like Siddharth, his favorite website is Quora. In his free time, Brian enjoys classical piano, baseball, and learning random things.

Arsalan Sufi is interning with Knewton’s Quality Assurance team. Originally from Georgia, he is studying Computer Science at Yale and is particularly interested in the intersection of CS and education. Arsalan enjoys photography, volunteering, and walking aimlessly through NYC. His favorite food is anything Waffle House (and his favorite website is the Waffle House locator).