Student Spotlight: Rachel Dadoo
Name: Rachel Dadoo
Major: Economics- Pre Comm track
1. What brought you to the Women's Center?
My first-year RA inspired me to apply to the Women's Center because she would always tell me about the amazing opportunities she had while being an intern. The women's Center is more than just a program, it's a family of incredible women who motivate and inspire each other to be the best versions of ourselves.
2. What is your favorite memory of UVA thus far?
Going to my first college football game was so memorable! I miss the crowd, the Bojangles, and of course the good ole song.
3. Who is a woman that inspires you?
My mom is my greatest inspiration; she is courageous, confident, and classy. She taught me to dream big and make those dreams come true. She has been my biggest supporter in all my endeavors and will never let me give up on myself. She is incredible beyond words and I'm grateful to be her daughter.
4. What is one thing you do after a stressful day?
After a stressful day, I love exercising and working out. I will go out for a run with my airpods in and try out a new running route especially when I'm on Grounds.
5. How does your work for the Women's Center motivate you?
I get to work with such amazing women who come from different backgrounds and experience and I get to create amazing resources that are accessible for the UVa community.
6. What’s a podcast or TV show that’s grabbed your attention recently?
I listen to Ted talks on a variety of topics when I go for walks or when I need to take a break.