Mandy Moe Pwint Tu (she/her/hers)

Position title: ISS Peer Advisor

Mandy Moe Pwint Tu is a writer and a poet from Yangon, Myanmar.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of the South and is an MFA candidate at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. She is also a Thomas J. Watson Fellow. During her undergraduate years at Sewanee, Mandy was involved in a number of diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives, serving as the president of the Organization for Cross-Cultural Understanding (OCCU) for two years and as the Order of the Gown president in her senior year. As an international student herself, she strives to advocate for international students and hopes to continue fighting for inclusion and belonging in every space she enters.