Pavan Idnani

Luddy Align Student


Teaching essential IT skills, such as working with Microsoft Excel and basic programing languages, to students grades 3 through 5 as an intern with Teach IT through the Laurie Burns McRobbie Serve IT Clinic.


Help clients understand how to better use technology to meet their needs and using the critical thinking, time management, organization, and leadership skills he learned as a Luddy student.

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Without the Shoebox, I would not have been able to form my team, get the legal and financial resources I needed to build my product, or have a community of supportive advisors.

Casey Curtis, Shoebox Client

Vertically Integrated Projects

A Vertically Integrated Project (VIP) is a method for elevating higher education. It involves the active participation of both undergraduate and graduate students in extensive, multidisciplinary project teams, which are characterized by their ambitious, long-term nature and faculty leadership. This program aims to increase experiential learning experience students while serving the community.

Learn more about VIP's at Luddy Align.

Meet Our Team

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Senior Executive Assistant Dean of Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Commercialization
(812) 856-4500

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Director, Community Engaged Learning
(812) 856-7402

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