Orooj Wajahat is an undergraduate student studying biology at San Jose State University. She was born in the East Coast, but grew up in Northern California. She has been actively volunteering at East Bay Muslim Youth Council in San Ramon. She played a key role in building and running the MSA at her high school. Currently, she is an active member of the Sisters’ Committee at San Jose State University.

Why did Orooj join the MUD Team? This is Orooj in her own words, “Growing up in the Bay Area, I have always enjoyed attending MUD every year with my family and friends. I was very fortunate to have found an opportunity to be part of the MUD planning team. This event has so much to offer to the community members of all ages and all of us look forward to it every year.”