Honoree

Aasiya Mirza

AWARDS

Wells Senior Recognition Award (2010)
Indiana University Bloomington

BIOGRAPHY

Aasiya Mirza graduated from St. Mary's Episcopal School in Memphis, Tenn. She English at Indiana University Bloomington, where she was a Wells Scholar.

At IUB, she was president of RHA at Collins Living-Learning Center (LLC), president of ABE (Lincoln) at IU, a member of the committee for fee review, vice-chair for the LLC arts council, and secretary of the Muslim student union. She was also a member of the Board of Aeons.

After graduating from IUB, Aasiya completed a year of service with City Year in Chicago. She was also a legal fellow at the Mossawa Center, the Advocacy Center for Arab Citizens in Israel.

Aasiya holds an MPhil from Cambridge University in English literature. At Cambridge, she served as co-Academic Officer of the MCR of Churchill College. She is currently completing her J.D. at the University of Chicago Law School.