Announcing Her Campus's 22 Under 22 Most Inspiring College Women 2015

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This spring, we at Her Campus set out to find 22 ambitious, talented, and big-thinking current college women to recognize as 2015’s 22 Under 22 Most Inspiring College Women. After receiving 945 powerful nominations, culling through their uber-impressive applications, conducting moving interviews, and speaking with the most glowing of references, we could not be more in awe of the truly aspirational group at which we arrived.  


These 22 honorees are influencers on their campus (and beyond) who demonstrate leadership, excel academically, are doing big things in an area that’s important to them, and who have ambitious goals for their future. From serving as a volunteer firefighter, to founding nonprofits and conference series, to publishing books, and so much more, you'll be amazed these collegiettes have time to make it to class!

Read on for exclusive interviews with these 22 fabulous ladies--we promise you'll be mega-inspired!

HC Love,

Stephanie Kaplan Lewis, Co-founder, CEO & Editor-in-Chief

About The Author

Stephanie has grown Her Campus to over 90 million monthly multi-platform content views, with chapters at 300+ colleges worldwide. Stephanie also spearheads Her Campus's additional user-facing initiatives, including 22 Under 22, the InfluenceHer Collective and High School Ambassador Program, oversaw Her Campus's first book, The Her Campus Guide to College Life which was a back-to-school bestseller at Barnes & Noble, and led Her Campus's acquisition of HerUni Media Limited. She has been named to Inc.’s 30 Under 30, Businessweek’s 25 Under 25, EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women, The Boston Globe's 25 Under 25, Glamour’s 20 Amazing Young Women and The Boston Globe’s 25 Most Stylish Bostonians. She has served as a National Women’s Health Week Ambassador and a MassChallenge Alumna-in-Residence, and has spoken at Harvard University, Stanford University, S.H.E. Summit, University of Southern California, Northeastern University, and many more. Stephanie is a 2010 graduate of Harvard University, where she majored in psychology, minored in economics, and was a member of Delta Gamma. Some of her favorite things include doing barre classes, running (she ran her first Boston Marathon in 2015), watching Grey’s Anatomy, bargain shopping, hanging out with her rescue puppy Yeti, and vacationing in Maine with her husband, Jason.  Follow Stephanie on Instagram and Twitter @stephkaplewis.