BackgroundInterview Date:December 2018
Gender Identity: Male
Graduation Year: 2021
Sexual Orientation: Straight
High School Experience: Public school in Northern Virginia with a graduating class of 600 students. There was a culture of going to college.
First Generation College Student: Yes
Major: Biochemistry with an Environmental Studies concentration. I am on the pre-med track.
Extracurricular Activities: I’m a Firefighter EMT, in the Community Service Society, I play ultimate Frisbee, and am a teacher’s assistant.
Have any of your extracurricular activities had a particularly big impact on your experience?
The fire department is one of the most influential experiences for me so far. It takes up a lot of my time and is where I put most of my effort. It makes me a more well-rounded person, and I get to interact with the community in ways I usually couldn’t.