Shiv Chawla is a second year undergraduate student studying economics at Brandeis University. He is interested in news, media and politics in India, and follows the news like an addict. He has interned at BoomLive and studied the electoral circumstances of parties. He is also an amateur debater at the Brandeis Academic Debate and Speech Society (BADASS). Shiv is currently living in Mumbai, India. He has skipped the fall 2020 semester, and will be go back to the campus in Waltham, Massachusetts, in early 2021.