A graduate of Washington & Jefferson College, Ema Oroxom majored in English. During her time at W&J, she was involved in various on-campus extracurriculars and completed a month-long independent research project in Mexico, Belize, and Guatemala. During her sophomore year, she studied abroad in Athens, Greece where she volunteered at a refugee center. She is passionate about social justice, support for arts programs, and education. Her hobbies include reading, writing, and traveling.