Hla Elkhatib

Headshot of Hla outside

Position Title
Student Advisor to the Chancellor
Member, Next Generation Campus Safety Task Force


Hla Elkhatib (she/hers) is a Palestinian pre-law student majoring in political science with a minor in human rights. She is a fierce activist and student leader who is especially passionate about advocating for the rights of marginalized communities. Hla is dedicated to serving her community and is motivated by her goals to foster diversity, equity, and inclusion on campus. In addition to being the Student Advisor to the Chancellor, she also serves as the Vice-Chair of the Ethnic and Cultural Affairs Commission and is a writer for The Other Collective, a student-run magazine that aims to dismantle orientalist media perspective and uplift the voices of SA/SWANA communities.