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Kaitlin Baker

Class Year: 2023
Major: History, with a Concentration in Law & Society
Hometown: Williamsburg, VA

Intern Team: Legal Clinic

1. What brought you to the Women's Center?

I wanted to explore how the law could be used as a tool for advocacy, especially to support and uplift women

2. What is your favorite memory of UVA so far?

Getting the #1 Bodo's ticket ahead of the Women's March

3. Who is a woman that inspires you?

Mary Wollstonecraft inspires me because she radically believed in her own intellect and abilities in a society that refused to acknowledge her personhood. And she used this conviction to argue for the rights of other women.

4. What is one thing you do after a stressful day?

Crack open a cold diet coke

5. How does your work at the Women's Center motivate you?

I am very inspired by the diversity of goals and ideas here. The intern team is young and passionate and willing to change the world.

6. What is a podcast/TV show/book, etc. that's grabbed your attention recently?

Black Swans by Eve Babitz