Rashmi Singh is an English major and an environmental policy, institutions, and behavior minor. She earned the SAS Excellence Award in 2011. She was born in California and spent nine years there before moving to New Jersey. She is also a runner on the Rutgers cross country and track teams. In the spring, Rashmi will be working on issues of civic education in secondary school curricula with Ben Justice from the Rutgers Department of Education. This summer, Rashmi will be travelling to Turkey to work with women farmers on developing sustainable farming techniques. Upon returning, she will be working at a non-profit, Food and Water Watch, to help advocate for policies ensuring safe drinking water.