by Asiya Awais
About the Artist
Asiyah Awais is a current third-year Mission College student passionate about engineering, activism, and various creative outlets. She spent her first two years at Mission College as a high school student.
Her time at Mission has taught her invaluable lessons about both academic and life success, and it has also helped her to grow as a person. Her major is biomedical engineering, but she believes that all STEM fields require some creativity no matter how technical.
She finds an outlet for this creativity in everything from baking up delicious creations to getting every slant of light correct in a painting of a beautiful landscape.