University of California, Riverside
BackgroundInterview Date:November 2019
Gender Identity: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Southeast Asian
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual
Graduation Year: 2022
High School Experience: Public school in Redondo Beach, CA with a graduating class of about 600 students. There was a culture of going to college.
First-Generation College Student: Yes
Extracurricular Activities: I’m part of a professional engineering fraternity and I’m part of the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES). I also just started doing undergraduate research.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience? In what ways?
The fraternity has definitely helped me grow as a person. It has also helped me with my leadership skills because I recently ran [for a leadership position] and I’ll have that role in the upcoming winter quarter.