Diana Chao

Diana Chao '21 is a Geosciences major from outside of Los Angeles, with certificates tentatively in History and the Practice of Diplomacy and Applications of Computing. An immigrant from a rural province in southwestern China, Diana has always been a student of traditional Chinese culture. She was the erhu section leader in the preeminent String & Bamboo Orchestra, receiving personal accolades from the Beijing Academy of Traditional Music. As a singer on campus in the East Asian Music a cappella group VTone, and coming from a traditional Chinese music background, the Peking Opera Immersion Program was a deeply inspiring fit for her various interests.