Diksha is a senior at the University of Pennsylvania where she is studying English and business. She grew up in Dubai and India and has been concerned about social and environmental responsibility since childhood. She believes that waste management is an issue all countries will have to deal with increasingly as the world population grows. She looks forward to exploring these issues in Ghana for the Pulitzer Center.
Reporting regularly for the UPenn newspaper, The Daily Pennsylvanian, Diksha has covered student government issues and worked as a general assignment reporter.