Gina Pokhrel


Graduation Year – May 2027

Hometown – Manassas, VA

Do you speak any languages other than English? If so, which one(s)? – Yes, Nepali

What is your major? If undecided, what field(s) are you considering? – Cybersecurity

What are your career and educational goals? – I plan to pursue a master’s degree after four years and hope to work in IT as a cybersecurity analyst.

What are you most looking forward to about coming to CNU? – Gaining new experiences and learning/growing from them.

Please list the top three service areas or populations you are interested in working with as a Bonner. – Hunger & Housing, International Interest, and Youth Development & Education

What are you most looking forward to about being a Bonner? – Helping and making a difference in my community and hopefully branching out to other places.

What past service experience has impacted you the most? – Volunteering at my local hospital.

What are your hobbies and/or interests outside of academics and Bonner? – Reading, journaling, and staying outdoors

List your favorite book, movie, musician/band, food, and/or quote. – Favorite book: Night Train to Lisbon; Favorite movie: Starstruck; Favorite musician: Lorde; Favorite food: Chicken quesadillas

If you were a comfort food, what would you be? – Grilled Cheese!!

Share a little known fact about yourself. – I love trying new foods, as long as there are no tomatoes!