Lyangela is a senior majoring in Psychology and Hispanic Studies at Rice University. She is involved in several research projects and is in an I/O psychology research lab. Upon graduation, Lyangela’s goal is to earn a PhD in Industrial/Organizational Psychology and conduct research on workplace diversity and discrimination, particularly discrimination against Hispanics. Her goals include becoming a successful researcher and educator. As an educator, Lyangela hopes to especially inspire and teach students who are underprivileged and under resourced.