Krishna Desai




Political Science



I am from

Ridgeland, MS

My hobbies are

Reading and drawing

My most memorable experience as a Scholar

Getting to meet (and really know) my fellow Presidential Scholars during my first retreat at the beginning of my freshman year.

I would like to

I would like to be a lawyer and practice International Human Rights Law. I would like to be a Human Rights Advocate.

Current research

I am working with Dr. Skye Cooley in the Department of Communications, combining political science and mass media study. We are using a program from Raytheon technology to collect and analyze global media trends and study their effect on the "Media Grayzone". We are working with the Department of Defense and the Pentagon on current and salient issues.

Krishna Desai