BackgroundInterview Date:September 2019
Gender Identity: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Graduation Year: 2022
High School Experience: All-girls private high school in New York City with a graduating class of about 85 students in the graduating class. There was a culture of going to college.
First-Generation College Student: Yes
Major: Business Administration with a concentration in Finance
Minor: Business Analytics
Extracurricular Activities: I am a Martin Luther King scholar, which is a social justice diversity scholarship program. I’m also in the Women in Business Club.
Did any of your extracurriculars have a particularly big impact on your experience?
The MLK scholarship places you in a freshman dorm with all MLK scholars so you build a very family-like environment with them. The scholarship is targeted towards minorities and since Ithaca is a predominantly White institution, it created a safe space for us.