BackgroundInterview Date:April 2019
Gender Identity: Female
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual
Graduation Year: 2020
High School Experience: Public school in New Jersey with a graduating class of about 350 students. There was a culture of going to college.
First-Generation College Student: Yes
Major: Elementary Education 4+1 program. I finish my five-year program in 2021.
Extracurricular Activities: I’m in Greek life and take part in some of the big volunteering events, like QTHON.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience?
Definitely QTHON. It’s a really powerful experience because you get to meet and see all the children you’re helping and raising money for. It’s a dance marathon that helps raise money for the Connecticut Children’s Hospital.