High school: Seaholm High School

GPA: 3.9

Parents/guardians: Paul and Tina Arpasi

College you plan to attend: Purdue University

Major: Computer science

Career plans: Software engineer

Most influential teacher: Leisa Passarelli


Developed my own iOS apps and games which I sell (they have received over 7000 downloads).

Developed a calculator app that helps special needs students count change for my school’s special needs department.

Developed 3D Games for the Oculus Rift (virtual reality headset) and demonstrated them to multiple classes in my school.

Lead programmer of my robotics team, attended world championship in 2015.

Received an honorable mention from the Oakland County Competitive Robotics Association for the 2015 robotics season.

Worked with my teacher and school district to develop a new Game Design class and a new state of the art computer lab to be used in our district starting next school year.

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