Sophia Xia, 18, is a student at MIT studying computer science & engineering and mathematics. She is the founder of her high school’s nationally ranked Science Bowl Team and has conducted award-winning research in Abstract Algebra and Graph Theory. A strong advocate for empowering females in STEM, Sophia is on the board of the MIT Society of Women Engineers. In her free time, Sophia finds joy in engulfing herself in the world of music, dancing on the MIT Asian Dance Team, and filling our world with more positivity and kindness.
A Project of Born This Way Foundation
Channel Kindness is a digital platform created by Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation. It is a safe space for young people to tell their stories of kindness, resilience, and community. By highlighting the people and organizations that are doing good in their communities, Channel Kindness’ audience is inspired to create a kinder and braver world, one story at a time.