University of Pennsylvania
BackgroundInterview Date:April 2019
Gender Identity: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Southeast Asian
Graduation Year: 2022
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual
High School Experience: Private international school in Manila, Philippines with a graduating class of about 60 people. There was a culture of going to college in the United States.
First-Generation College Student: No
Extracurricular Activities: I’m part of Penn Microfinance in the Philippines division. I work with microfinance institutes back in the Philippines and carry out different deliverables for them. I’m part of several cultural clubs like the Philippine Association and Indonesian Club. I’m also part of the Assembly of International Students and am in the international mentorship division.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience?
Not so much yet. I hope to take leadership positions in the future, but, as of now, none are a huge passion of mine.