Zahraa Akkiswala- a student of Ahmedabad University represented India at the Study of the U.S. Institutes for Women Leadership (SUSI). SUSI for Women Leadership is a 5-week long academic programme for undergraduate female students from across the globe. The programme aims at enhancing the leadership skills of the students and developing their critical thinking, communication and decision-making abilities. Her experience to describe in her own words was ‘life-changing’. The programme gave her a chance to come in contact with students from 23 other countries. This exposure gave her the opportunity to explore various cultures, traditions and belief systems of different parts of the World. This, in turn, has helped her develop a new perspective and grow immensely as a person.