Paola is a sophomore Computer Science major at UIC. Their background and interests revolve around leveraging technology to benefit underrepresented communities. Paola is part of a non-profit called Code Launch, which aims to provide coding outreach for middle school girls. Aside from tech, they also are passionate about theatre and dance.
Their interests include ballet folklorico, embroidery, meditation, tending to houseplants, and cuddling their dogs and cat.