Nina Paneque is a rising sophomore at Harvard College planning to concentrate in History & Science with a citation in Spanish. She is from Miami, FL and founded Because She Can as a junior in a high school where she acted as primary content creator. Because She Can is an online platform created to combat racial and gender discrimination in sports, specifically basketball. At Harvard, Nina is a member of The Crimson’s Editorial Board and the Women’s Initiative in Leadership at the Institute of Politics. She spends her spare time freelance writing. Nina is passionate about social justice and interested in the intersection of law and journalism, so she is excited to work as a communications intern with Advancement Project this summer.