Raga is a senior journalism and Plan II honors major from Texarkana, Texas. Her first professional newsroom experience was in the Houston Chronicle’s Austin bureau as a fall 2019 reporting intern, though she spent two years at the Daily Texan before that as a news desk editor and city/state reporter. Most recently, Raga spent last summer covering higher education full-time for The Texas Tribune after working as a spring 2020 reporting fellow. She is a media relations board member for the Indian Students Association and has worked as an undergraduate teaching assistant at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. After she graduates in May 2021, she hopes to pursue a reporting career in education, public policy or the U.S. legislative system.