BackgroundInterview Date:January 2019
Gender Identity: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Southeast Asian
Graduation Year: 2021
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual
High School Experience: Private school in Cleveland with a graduating class of about 375 students. It was a college preparatory school, so there was a culture of going to college.
First Generation College Student: No, but I’m a first-generation immigrant and only my dad went to college.
Major: Neuroscience, on the pre-med track.
Extracurricular Activities: I lift weights and I write for a conservative publication on campus.
Have any of your extracurricular activities had a particularly big impact on your experience?
Writing for the conservative publication and being part of the political scene had a big impact on me. It made me realize that I didn’t want to go into politics.