University of Texas at Austin
BackgroundInterview Date:March 2019
Gender Identity: Female
Graduation Year: 2022
Sexual Orientation: Straight
High School Experience: Public school in Carrollton, Texas with a graduating class of about 850 students. There was a culture of going to college.
First Generation College Student: No
Extracurricular Activities: I’m in a literacy club called SEAL where we read to children at elementary schools. I’m in MSA, which is an aspiring Muslim Student Association where I meet people with the same religion as me. I’m also in a Business Healthcare Association.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience? In what ways?
It was my first semester doing SEAL, and yesterday was my first time with the kids. I already love it. I didn’t know what to expect, but knowing their conditions made me grateful to be at a big university.