From Orlando, Florida, Sreya Pinnamaneni will graduate from Columbia University with a double major in History and American Studies. She is interested in histories of information warfare, political disobedience, and statehood. Through Columbia’s European Institute, she has traveled to Budapest’s Open Society Archives and the British Library to conduct archival research. Holding leadership positions in organizations such the Columbia Undergraduate Law Review and The Eric H. Holder Jr. Initiative for Civil and Political Rights, she hopes to foster critical examinations of the rule of law on campus. In her spare time, Sreya volunteers with prison reform groups and reads Foreign Affairs. After Columbia, she plans to pursue either a J.D. or a Ph.D in history.
Updated April 2020