students in lounge
Shreyal in a blue dress looking at the camera, standing at Rotunda

Class Year: 2024

Major: Cognitive Science and Women and Gender Studies

Hometown: Ashburn, VA

Program: Gender Equity 

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

I had a big interest in my WGS classes and wanted to do something to apply my knowledge and make an impact on our community!

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

The midnight snowball fight on the lawn

3. Who is a woman that inspires you?

My grandmother inspires me as she is always prioritizing others needs and happiness before her own. We need more people like her in this world :)

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

Watch Modern Family!

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

The magnitude and breath of our work at the Women's Center is so vast and it motivates me to keep doing the work I am doing because I want to be a part of something like this. I want to use my skills and interest to help others and to make sure I can help make a positive impact in our community.

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

SZA's album - SOS