BackgroundInterview Date:June 2018
Gender Identity: Female
Graduation Year: 2019
Sexual Orientation: Straight
High School Experience: All girls private Catholic School in Washington D.C., with about 120 students in graduating class. There was a culture of going to college, my class had a 100% attendance rate.
First-Generation College Student: No
Extracurricular Activities: I used to be a student-athlete, I’m in Greek life, and I have a job at the school.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience?
Both athletics and my fraternity have had a big impact on my social life.
What made you stop playing sports?
Mostly for social reasons. There were only two other girls in my year and I wasn’t very close with them. My main friends didn’t play [my sport] and it felt like too much commitment for something I wasn’t doing with my friends. I didn’t love the sport anymore.