University of Rochester
BackgroundInterview Date:February 2019
Gender Identity: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Black – From Southern Africa
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual
Graduation Year: 2021
High School Experience: Private school in New Mexico with a graduating class of 120 students representing at least 92 different countries. There was a strong culture of going to college.
First Generation College Student: Yes
Major: International Relations
Minors: Business and Psychology
Extracurricular Activities: I am part of International Student Affairs, which is Student Government, and [have a leadership position] in the Pan-African Student Association. I also have two jobs on campus.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience? In what ways?
They have fulfilled a large purpose to me being here. I play a vital role in seeing that the welfare of the African students’ and International students’ expectations of the institution are being delivered.