Omaya Torres

Omaya is a freshman in the College and is currently majoring in Biology. She is from Northeast Philadelphia and graduated from a creative and performing arts high school. She plans to combine her experience in the sciences with her knowledge of visual arts in order to add a creative perspective to her field of study. She is also interested in getting involved in a number of activities and initiatives on campus that aim for the empowerment of women and FGLI (first generation/low income) students. She is currently involved in the Logistics Committee for the 1vyG Conference that will take place on Penn's campus come spring semester, 2018. In her spare time, Omaya enjoys drawing, painting, and reading.