Lakyn Meeder

Pronouns: She/Her Hometown: York, PA Major: Public Relations and Political Science Role at Penn State: Bellisario College of Comm rep in UPUA, Women's Empowerment Roundtable Co-Coordinator, UPUA Vice Chair of Governmental Affairs, PSU College Democrats Social Chair Interests: Socialism, human rights, making art, music, baking What does women's empowerment mean to you? To me, women’s empowerment means breaking down the patriarchy and creating a world where women feel comfortable taking up space and being unapologetically themselves. What is something that you want others to know? Overcoming the patriarchy and achieving women’s liberation requires dismantling capitalism and the oppressive structures within it.

Lakyn Meeder

Pronouns: She/Her Hometown: York, PA Major: Public Relations and Political Science Role at Penn State: Bellisario College of Comm rep in UPUA, Women's Empowerment Roundtable Co-Coordinator, UPUA Vice Chair of Governmental Affairs, PSU College Democrats Social Chair Interests: Socialism, human rights, making art, music, baking What does women's empowerment mean to you? To me, women’s empowerment means breaking down the patriarchy and creating a world where women feel comfortable taking up space and being unapologetically themselves. What is something that you want others to know? Overcoming the patriarchy and achieving women’s liberation requires dismantling capitalism and the oppressive structures within it.

Lakyn Meeder