Amit Vira is an undergraduate student in the School of Communication Class of 2010. His hometown is Homewood, IL. He is majoring in human communication sciences and disorders with a minor in global health. Currently, he is working on his honors thesis looking at brain connectivity during phonological processing in the visual modality. After college, he hopes to pursue a career in medicine. Outside the classroom, Amit is an avid dancer and is currently a member of the Northwestern Hindi Film Dance Team. During his freshmen and sophomore year, he led an award-winning dance team, Northwestern Raas, to several national competitions.