Volunteer Spotlight: Arnav

Arnav, one of TCMU's awesome volunteers, has devoted many hours to serving. He is so appreciated, and we wanted to find out a little more about him...

What programs do you volunteer in?

  • Spark!Lab and Story Time and More mainly.

How long have you been volunteering at TCMU?

  • Three years. I heard about TCMU through my school, and I have been volunteering ever since.

What is your favorite exhibit?

  • My favorite exhibit is TCMU's newest, Future Park. I also really enjoy Spark!Lab though.

Have you had any "wow" moments while volunteering?

  • A lot! Every time a child is being taught something new or when they find something out about themselves. The Children's Museum gives children a lot of "wow" moments.

If you were 5 years old again what is the first thing you would do at TCMU?

  • Play with Legos. Go back to my imagination and replay battles and science.

What do you find the most rewarding part of volunteering?

  • The joy you bring to others!

Any fun facts about yourself?

  • I am actually working on a research project in Texas with a professor this summer. I will be researching autoimmune diseases.
  • I want to study immunology in college.
  • I also have a 3rd degree black belt in Tao-Kwon Dao.

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