BackgroundInterview Date:April 2019
Gender Identity: Female
Sexual Orientation: Bisexual
Graduation Year: 2022
High School Experience: Private school in Los Angeles, CA with a graduating class of about 135 students. There was a culture of going to college.
First-Generation College Student: No
Major: Environmental Studies with a focus in Biology
Minors: French and Urban Studies
Extracurricular Activities: I’m part of SEED, which is working towards accomplishing carbon neutrality for Vassar’s campus by 2030. I’m part of Vassar Greens, which works with the students on campus to promote more sustainable activities and lifestyles. I also work at an elementary school in Poughkeepsie.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience?
My classes this semester have been especially difficult for me so I haven’t been going to the meetings very much, so no. But, I have met a lot of people through those clubs, so in that way it’s helped me socially.