At the end of the fall quarter, "Seventeen" magazine released its "2018 Voices of the Year: 6 Women Under 21 Who are Changing the World." Among the honorees was
undergraduate DePaul student and 2018 political candidate Bushra Amiwala.
The annual list highlights "powerful young women with a message to send." At the age of 19, Amiwala announced her candidacy for the Cook County Board of Commissioners to serve as a voice for her generation and other marginalized communities.
Founded in 1944, "Seventeen" magazine is a publication aimed at promoting self-confidence in young women.