BackgroundInterview Date:June 2018
Gender Identity: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Biracial: Half-Black and Half-White
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Graduation Year: 2021
High School Experience: Public school in Charlotte, North Carolina with about 250 people in my graduating class. There was not a big culture of going to college, but everyone did something after high school, such as working.
First Generation College Student: Yes
Major: English – Teacher Licensure
Minor: Professional Writing Studies
Extracurricular Activities: I’m a tour guide, a member of Immigrant Realities, Teaching Fellows, and an Odyssey Scholar.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience?
Being a Teaching Fellow and Odyssey Scholar has given me the financial freedom to explore opportunities at Elon. I’ve gotten lots of tips for internships and jobs that I wouldn’t get if I weren’t part of these extracurricular activities.