Rida Ali

Rida Ali is a junior at New York University, majoring in Global Studies with a concentration in politics, human rights, and urban development. She serves as the Ahlul Bayt Chair within the NYU MSA, where she has been working to implement institutionalized Shiism within the university. Recently, she co-founded Thaqalayn Initiative, where she consults students across the country on implementing Shiism on their campus. In her free time, Rida enjoys poetry, photography, advocacy work, and traveling.