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Class of 2018: Nehel Shahid

April 23, 2018
Nehel Shahid

Post-graduation plans: Quantitative business consultant at Ernst & Young in Tysons, Va.

Nehel on her Bryn Mawr experience: "Bryn Mawr has played an immense role in shaping who I am today. Not only has Bryn Mawr given me an incredible education, but it has also provided mentors and friends who continue to inspire and humble me—I feel assured that these relationships will stay with me long after I graduate. Most importantly, Bryn Mawr has given me the confidence to face uncertainty head-on and say: I've got this."

Major: Mathematics
Minor: Economics

Key Bryn Mawr experiences:

  • Phonathon student manager/caller for three years
  • Hall advisor
  • Summer of Service grant recipient
  • Carpenter Library student worker
  • Praxis Independent Study and externship through Bryn Mawr
  • Represented Bryn Mawr in the 2015-16 Adirondack Equity Investment Competition, where Bryn Mawr's team won second place
  • Member of Afreen, a Bollywood\contemporary dance group

Hometown: Toronto, Canada (current); Karachi, Pakistan (previous).

Members of the Class of 2018, we want to know what you've got planned for life after Bryn Mawr! Drop us a note at You can include a photo of yourself or let us know if you'd like to have a photo taken. We'll be sharing selected profiles on the College's website and social media channels in the weeks leading up to Commencement.

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