Trisha Prabhu is a 15-year-old high school student, STEM innovator, Social entrepreneur, Speaker and Founder of ReThink, an effective way to stop cyberbullying. ReThink is a non-intrusive, innovative, software product that stops cyberbullying before the bullying occurs. Inspired by the news story of the death of an 11-year old girl that committed suicide because she was repeatedly cyberbullied, Trisha took on the cause to find a solution to stop cyberbullying.
Trisha has travelled the world spreading the ReThink message at global platforms such as TEDxTeen(London), TEDxGateway(Mumbai), White house Science fair(Washington D.C.), Aspen Ideas festival(Aspen, CO), Cusp Conference(Chicago) and various national and international forums, schools and universities. Trisha was selected as a Global Teen Leader by We are Family Foundation and was awarded the "Global Anti-bullying Hero award"(student) and Anti-bullying Champion award from Princess Diana Awards, UK. She was awarded Daily Points of Light award for extraordinary volunteering from President George H W Bush's foundation. Trisha was selected as Global Finalist at world-wide Google Science Fair competition 2014 for her ReThink product.
Trisha is currently working tirelessly to roll-out the ReThink app to every mobile device and desktop computers in schools and communities at no cost to them. In order to engage her fellow adolescents in the ReThink movement, Trisha has created a ReThink Ambassador Program where students can become ambassadors and spread the ReThink movement at their schools to conquer cyberbullying.
To find out more about ReThink, please visit http://www.rethinkwords.com/
You can watch Trisha’s TEDx talk on ReThink here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YkzwHuf6C2U