Mia is studying for the MSt in US History at Balliol College, having recently completed her undergraduate degree in History there. She is deeply interested in the intersection of access to university, educational inequality, and the decolonisation of universities. She was previously Co-Chair of the student movement Common Ground, and remains an active member. She also works on various access programmes; has interned for the University Access & Outreach Department (UAO); and held the position of Balliol Access Officer. She is currently completing work for the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI).