University of Maryland, College Park
BackgroundInterview Date:May 2017
Gender Identity: Female
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual
Graduation Year: 2017
High School Experience: Private school in Baltimore, MD with a graduating class of about 100 students.
Major: Russian Language and Literature
Minor: International Development and Conflict Management
Extracurricular Activities: I’m part of Alternative Breaks which organizes service learning immersion experiences through week long trips around the USA. I work with Care to Stop Violence (CARE), which is a sexual violence prevention education group and a resource in the health center, and am part of the Title IX Standing Review Committee. I lived in the Language House, which is a language immersion house on campus. I also sing in the University Chorale.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have an especially big impact?
The Language House was where I found my closest friends and where I had the most fun. I was really passionate about Alternative Breaks and CARE.