BackgroundInterview Date:February 2019
Gender Identity: Male
Sexual Orientation: Questioning
Graduation Year: 2021
High School Experience: Private boarding school in Claremont, CA with a graduating class of about 120 students. There was a culture of going to college there.
First-Generation College Student: No
Major: Urban and Environmental Policy
Extracurricular Activities: I [have a leadership position] in Oxy-AWARE, which is the alliance of White anti-racists everywhere. I also work for the school’s ITS department.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience?
Through my job, I’ve gotten workplace experience and the glimpse into bureaucracy. I’ve learned a little bit more about activist organizing and hosting dialogues through Oxy-AWARE.