University of Texas at Austin
BackgroundInterview Date:December 2018
Gender Identity: Female
Race/Ethnicity: African American/Black
Graduation Year: 2019
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual
High School Experience: Public school in Round Rock, Texas with a graduating class of around 500 students. There was a culture of going to college.
First Generation College Student: Yes
Major: Public Health
Extracurricular Activities: Black Health Professions Organization (BHPO), and I’m part of Texas UNICEF.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience? In what ways?
BHPO has helped me with my pre-med path and getting ready for the MCAT by going on school tours. Texas UNICEF has allowed me to hold a leadership position. It’s very interdisciplinary, so I can reach out and expand to other people while working with children.