Yixu Chenis a rising sophomore at Franklin and Marshall College. Growing up and living in China for 18 years, she came to the U.S. for the first time last August. This experience enabled her to think globally and be inclusive to diverse views and cultures. With her major undecided yet, Yixu intends to explore the mysterious world of psychology and art.Yixu is deeply concerned about the social problems existing globally, and wants to contribute her own strength to make positive change to society.As an officer at the Catastrophic Relief Alliance of F&M, Yixu went to Texas this January to help with the Bastrop Wildfire with club members, and planned a trip to Staten Island, NYthis April to help with hurricane Sandy. Yixu is currently interning at the Community Council for the Homeless at Friendship Place. This summer, she is excited to work with CWBI to takeNational Action toRealize the Dream.