Family Social Science
Class of 2020
Sreytom Tim is a senior at the University of Minnesota pursuing a degree in family social science with a management minor. Sreytom has a passion for helping young women and children. Ultimately, she wants to empower girls and women in Cambodia through economic development and human rights advancement. In 2020, Sreytom was awarded the SHE-CAN SuperNoma Award, which recognizes the SHE-CAN scholar who goes above and beyond. On campus, Sreytom is a part of the International Student Advisory Board. She has enhanced her leadership skills as a Global Gopher Events Leader, and as an Event Coordinator and Internal Public Relations manager for the Cambodian Student Association. In winter 2018, she volunteered to mentor a group of high school girls through Girls Getting Ahead in Leadership (GGAL), a Women's Initiative for Self-Empowerment (WISE) program that provides opportunities for 10th-12th grade immigrant and refugee girls to improve their academics, prepare for college, and build strong leadership skills. She is currently a member of the Buddhist Center for Youth Education, where she volunteers regularly.
Before she joined SHE-CAN, Sreytom assumed many leadership roles at her high school and earned her high school’s highest score on the National Exam. Additionally, she received a scholarship to study at Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia (PUC).