Mugdha (she/her) is a first-year psychology student interested in cognitive and social psychology. She is particularly intrigued by the concepts of decision-making, dissonance and persuasion and their applications in behavioral science. Mugdha is also exploring her interests in traumatic brain injury, neurodegeneration, sleep studies, social identity, and influence. Her enthusiasm to develop a deeper understanding of the complex mechanisms of the human mind, has made her passionate about research in the field of cognitive and behavioral sciences. She strives to contribute to advancements in the field through active collaboration with fellow researchers and institutions. When not pursuing her academic interests, Mugdha enjoys reading, cycling, and discovering indie music in different languages.