Penn students have a wide range of interests that extend well beyond their major – both in and out of the classroom. Read their stories to learn more about Penn and their college journey.
Focused on leadership and nonprofits.
Passionate about social justice and advocacy.
A first-generation college student focused on inspiring others.
Interested in South Asia Studies and linguistics.
Interested in entrepreneurship, the arts, and social advocacy.
Interested in science and community leadership.
Interested in healthcare and creative writing.
Focused on global engagement and healthcare.
Focused on nanotechnology and dance.
Passionate about social change and filmmaking.
A skier with a passion for climate change.
Interested in the natural sciences and business.
Pursued interests in business management and technology.
Interested in healthcare and advocacy.
Interested in Political Science and Africana Studies.
Interested in business and campus engagement.
Focused on education and community involvement.
A member of the Navy ROTC with a passion for engineering.
Focused on Computer Science and women in STEM.
Passionate about medicine and research.
Aliya is passionate about religion and social justice.
Focused on science and education.
Interested in the crossroads of art and science.
Passionate about language and business.
Passionate about quantitative analysis and real-world problems.