BackgroundInterview Date:December 2018
Gender Identity: Female
Graduation Year: 2021
Sexual Orientation: Bisexual
High School Experience: Public school in a predominantly White rural town in Virginia with a graduating class of about 350 students. There was not a culture of going to college, most people were getting married early and going straight into the workforce.
First Generation College Student: No
Majors: Double major in Math and Civil Engineering
Minor: Energy and Environmental Systems
Extracurricular Activities: Alternative Winter and Spring break, Spoken Word Poetry, National Society of Black Engineers, Black Student Association, African Student Union, and American Society of Civil Engineers
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience? In what ways?
Spoken Word Poetry has had a big impact on my public speaking. Alternative Winter Break had a big impact on my friend group, I have a very diverse friend group thanks to that. It has also helped my leadership and communication skills.