Nesima Aberra is a second year master's student in the International Media program. She is also a graduate assistant with the Center for Media and Social Impact and is excited to be a Dean's Internat VOX this spring. Nesima received her bachelor's degrees in Journalism and Global Studies from Arizona State University. Her passion for storytelling and social change inspired her to get involved with reporting, strategic communications and advocacy around diverse issues including refugees, diaspora community organizing, women and girls' empowerment, religion, peace and conflict, and social entrepreneurship. After graduating from ASU, she completed a fellowships with the New Sector Alliance program in San Francisco and worked in nonprofit marketing and fundraising. In her free time, she enjoys creative writing, making music, traveling and volunteering.