Spotlight: Maeve Hayden
Name: Maeve Hayden
Major: Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Hometown: Afton, Virginia
What brought you to the Women's Center?
After transferring my second year, I struggled to find my place and voice at UVA. The Women's Center and Iris give me a place to talk to like-minded, passionate people.
What other organizations are you involved with at UVA?
In the past I served on the Transfer Student Advisory Board, as well as working as a Transfer Student Peer Advisor.
If you could describe your intern team in 3 words, what would they be?
Brave. Intelligent. Caring.
What is your favorite memory of UVA thus far?
Declaring my major at the end of my second year and finally feeling like I found my place at UVA.
What does leadership mean to you?
Having the courage to step up and speak your mind, but at the same time knowing when taking a step back in order to better appreciate and lift up the voices of others.
What is your guilty pleasure?
Starbuck's Java Chip Frappuccino.