"Don't you pay them any mind." -Madeon
Major: International Business with an Emphasis in Japanese and East Asia
Minor: Honors Interdisciplinary Studies; Public Policy Economics
Pledge Class: Gamma Mu
Katrina Hizon is a third year International Business, Japanese major from San Diego, California. She is 1 of 22 students in SDSU's class of 2021 of approximately 8,000 to receive the Merit Scholarship. This semester, she is studying at Sophia University in Tokyo, Japan for her second study abroad adventure - she spent January 2019 at the Berlin School of Economics and Law. Katrina’s collegiate experience has truly been a rollercoaster of involvement in student organizations, academics, and business related endeavors. Her organization involvements include Delta Sigma Pi, the SDSU Ambassadors, Weber Honors College Student Society, Mortar Board Senior Honors Society, Phi Eta Sigma Honors Society, and Asian Pacific Student Alliance. She also represented SDSU as a member of the 2019 CIBER Case Competition Team. Within Delta Sigma Pi, Katrina has previously served as spring 2019 VP of Finance and fall 2019 Chapter President. If you’re wondering how she does it all, the answer lies in a unique combination of too much coffee, not enough sleep, and the incredible support from friends and family. Post graduation, Katrina hopes to utilize all that she has learned to create a career as a business consultant post graduation. In her free time, Katrina enjoys figure skating, watching anime, and finding new coffee shops to study at.