Shadden Hashem is a recent graduate from the Conservatory of Dance at SUNY Purchase. Prior to attending Purchase, she graduated from the prestigious Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Dallas, Texas. While attending Purchase, Shadden was selected to study abroad for a semester at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. Some of her accomplishments include being named a Texas Young Master in 2016 as well as receiving the 2021 Outstanding Senior Award for Dance at SUNY Purchase. In addition to performing, Shadden has a love for choreographing and teaching dance!