Serena Shah

Serena Shah

Undergraduate
Serena Shah

Serena is a junior in Quincy House jointly concentrating in Classics and African American Studies. Her independent research explores the historical and cultural reasons behind the far-reaching circulation of Graeco-Roman names like Marcus, Julius, Virgil, and Octavia in contemporary African American communities. Elsewhere on campus, Serena partners with the World Wildlife Fund on freshwater stewardship efforts through the Harvard College Conservation Society, and serves as the Editor-in-Chief for Persephone, the Classics department's undergraduate journal.