Dania Abu Hassan is a recent graduate of NU-Q. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Communications where she focused mostly on film. As an undergraduate, Abu Hassan received a Studio 20Q grant to direct an original screenplay. Her film received international recognition through awards and film festival selections. Additionally, she was involved in production-related activities, taking on a student job at NU-Q's equipment Cage, and being an active storyteller by participating in various filmmaking projects in Qatar and abroad.

In her current position, Abu Hassan interacts with prospective students by sharing her personal experiences as a Northwestern Wildcat.