Carnegie Mellon University
BackgroundInterview Date:April 2019
Gender Identity: Male
Graduation Year: 2021
Sexual Orientation: Straight
High School Experience: Public school in Northern Virginia with a graduating class of about 750 students. There was a culture of going to college.
First Generation College Student: Yes
Major: Information Systems
Minors: Computer Science and Business Administration
Extracurricular Activities: I’m on a dance team called Sahara and [have a leadership position]. It’s an Indian cultural dance team.
What impact has the dance team had on your experience?
It gives me something to look forward to and makes it so I’m not just doing work day in and day out. It adds a little bit more life to the college experience. Also, we sometimes travel for competitions so it gives me a support system.