Tiara, a second generation immigrants from Kerala, her grandparents went to the US, when they were children is enrolled at the American River College in Sacramento, California. Currently a junior, she has big plans after school. "When I grow up, I want to be a soprano opera classical singer," she said.
The child prodigy is also a member of Mensa, the high-IQ society and both are among the youngest Americans in the group. On the test, she scored 99 percentile. Child prodigies are rare, an Indian-origin is fortunate to find several of them across domains within the community, spread globally.