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Arushi Sood

Major: Political Science with a concentration in Public Policy
Minors: Health Science, Psychology, & Urban Studies

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Favorite Courses

  • Growth and Decline of Cities and Suburbs
  • Race, Identity, Social Change, and Empowerment
  • Abnormal Psychology

Global Experiences

  • Dialogue of Civilizations – The Twenty-First Century City: Tokyo and Kyoto


  • AIDS Action Committee – Voucher Housing Search Co-Op
  • McKinsey & Company – Public & Social Sector Research Co-Op


  • Directed Study with Prof. Thomas Vicino, analyzing LightView as a case study for private-public partnerships between universities and economics developers, and how this impacts housing around the city.
  • Directed Study with Prof. Matt Lee gathering qualitative data from Asian American faculty regarding their experiences of racism, with the hope of developing a framework for coping mechanisms and university retention strategies


  • Boys and Girls Club at Orchard Gardens K-8 – Service Learning

Student Clubs and Organizations

  • Generation Citizen: volunteered as Democracy Coach in the fall of 2018 and became Operations Director on E-board for the Spring and Fall of 2019
  • REACT: member since the fall of 2017, joined E-board in the fall of 2019 as Volunteer Opportunities Coordinator
  • SAID (Students Against Institutional Discrimination)

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