Alejandra Regla-Vargas is a third-year doctoral student in the Department of Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania. Broadly, she is interested in the study of race/ethnicity, political sociology, and international migration. For her master’s thesis, Alejandra used data from the Collaborative Multiracial Post-Election Survey to examine social, racial, and economic conservatism in the 2016 presidential election. Prior to beginning her graduate studies, she received a B.A. in Chicana/o Studies from California State University, Dominguez Hills.