Zarwah Kanwal

Undergraduate Student Intern

Zarwah is a Psychology major at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. Zarwah plans to pursue a career in being a researcher upon graduating. She is currently a junior, carrying 80 credits, and plans to graduate in the spring of 2024. After graduation, Zarwah will attend graduate school to earn a master’s degree. She is interested in community psychology in order to understand how factors such as social, cultural, economic, political, environmental, and international influences promote positive change and address issues that may negatively impact a community. Zarwah does not have any previous experience with the lab, but did a research program called CatCH Program last summer (2022) and really enjoyed it. Zarwah can speak four different languages (Urdu, English, Hindi, and Punjabi) fluently, and can also read Arabic. Zarwah can communicate well with others and convey and/or share ideas and feelings effectively.