Fatima Usman

Fatima Usman. Photography by Eddie Quinones for the Aspen Institute.

Photo Credit: Eddie Quinones

Fatima Usman

Fatima is a senior at DePaul University where she is pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. As a Pakistani Muslim, she is interested in being an advocate for women in Southern Asian communities and help them become successful. Living in Skokie, a diverse community, Fatima has had opportunities to talk about her culture. As a part of the Skokie Public Library’s Muslim of the Month Exhibit, she was interviewed about her life. Fatima expressed her desire to be an independent woman who provides for herself.