Victoria Allen

HIA Program:

United-states United States 2015


Born and raised in rural southern Kentucky, Victoria Allen is a rising senior at the University of Louisville with a double major in History and Political Science with a minor in Women's Studies. As the incoming Student Body President at U of L, Victoria is passionate about enhancing the student experience for all students, and advocating for underrepresented student populations. She has interned with the Library of Congress, a women's nonprofit that seeks to elect women to Democratic office Emerge Kentucky, a top five law firm in Kentucky and is a National Campaign Ambassador for Harvard's Institute of Politics. In her spare time, Victoria engages in oral and local history projects, focusing on the rural communities in the Upper South. After U of L, Victoria plans to pursue a joint J.D./M.A. in Legal and Constitutional History, and to practice trial law in the Southeast.