Zahra Bhoy is a student in HLS studying International Studies and Arabic. Zahra was born and raised in Northwest Indiana to immigrant parents from Pakistan. Her time at IU and HLS has been filled with taking various classes and participating in organizations and internships that center on her different interests like food insecurity, climate change, Middle Eastern affairs, and graphic design. Throughout her undergraduate career, she has been amazed by all the similarities between various events and issues taking place all over the world and how domestic and international issues are closely related. Zahra hopes to take what she has learned and apply it to a career that helps bridge gaps between cultures and alleviates misconceptions about immigrants and others living around the world.