Nina Zamarripa

School: 

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Hometown: 

Pharr, TX

Academic Concentration: 

Psychology

Bio: 

Nina is a Chicana from the border town of Pharr, Texas. She's a third-year student at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley majoring in Psychology with minors in Biology and Chemistry. Nina is currently the chapter leader for Unite for Reproductive and Gender Equity and takes part in other social justice organizations on her campus. She's an advocate for reproductive justice, immigration rights, and mental health - as well as dismantling machismo/marianismo in the RGV. On her spare time, she enjoys shopping at her favorite tienda Casa Kevin's and taking her dog Nala to the dog park.