Fields of Study: Comparative Politics, Environmental Politics and Policy
About: Zahra (she/her/hers) is a first-year master’s student in Political Science with concentrations in Comparative Politics and Environmental Politics and Policy, also striving for a certificate in Political Economy. She graduated from Colorado State University in 2019 with a bachelor’s in Political Science and minor in Interdisciplinary Arabic Studies. She works in the City of Fort Collins as an intern in Environmental Sustainability. She has worked in CSU towards inclusion goals and is versed in conversations around equity and inclusion at CSU and the city. She hopes to focus on the relationships between environmental justice and equity, gentrification, and poverty. In her free time, she likes to bake, hike, or eat her favorite Lavender Lemon Poppy ice cream at Churn in Old Town.