Meet the Class of 2022

Mehek Boparai

Friar Nickname: Friar Shakespeare
 Hanford, California
Major: English Literature

Activities & Honors:

  • 2-Year Director – SPEC Jazz and Grooves
  • Managing Culture Editor – 34th Street Magazine
  • Vice President of Finance – Phi Delta Epsilon
  • Editorial Writer – The WALK Mag
  • Research Assistant – UPenn Comparative Literature
  • Fellow – UPenn English

Hobbies: Creative writing,  reading, watching Jeopardy, sunrise walks, swimming
Favorite Books: To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf, Franny & Zooey by  J.D. Salinger, A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway, A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man by James Joyce and King Lear by Shakespeare
Favorite Movies: Juno, Whiplash
Favorite Food:  Birthday Cake Ice Cream
Favorite Quote: “I am made and remade continually. Different people draw different words from me.” ~ Virginia Woolf

Plans After Penn: I hope to continue working in publishing or legal work and writing in NYC as well as eventually applying to law school!