Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Emma is a sophomore (C’21) at the University of Pennsylvania majoring in Economics, with a minor in American Sign Language. Having worn hearing aids since middle school, she is passionate about disability rights and discrimination awareness. Although she is unsure of her future after graduating, Emma is interested in the law, economics, and politics. Last summer, she was a legislative intern in the Washington, D.C. office of Senator Bill Nelson and has assisted the University of Miami Law School in researching the City of Miami’s laws regarding the homeless. On campus, Emma is a tour guide for the Kite and Key Society, as well as a member of the Red Cross Volunteer Committee. When she is not busy, Emma enjoys reading about ancient Egypt and behavioral economics, listening to The Beatles, and learning outlandish facts.