3 SCHOLARSHIPs AWARDED:
What leadership roles or volunteer experiences have been important to you during your time at Maryland?
I devoted three years to Blue Drop Initiative, a mentor organization that helps at risk teens. I am currently the Vice President of this organization. In the past I held roles such as Secretary and Treasurer.
I also volunteered through TerpService Day.
What has your scholarship meant to you and how has it enabled you to pursue new and exciting opportunities?
The scholarships I received allowed me to complete my senior year studying Operations Management and Supply Chain Management. I was also able to use a portion of the scholarship money towards study abroad. This granted me the opporunity to spend time in the United Arab Emirates and Hong Kong. I learned about logistics, transportation, finance, and culture in both countries.
Why did you choose to attend the University of Maryland, what makes this place special to you and what is your favorite part of being a Terp?
The University of Maryland allowed me to find myself. I was not aware of all the opportunities that would be presented to me during college. But it is an amazing feeling to know that staff, faculty, and on campus organizations consistently dedicate their time to ensure that students are able to find their fit. The University of Maryland has shaped me in to a businesswoman and helped to refine my business etiquette.
How will you make a positive difference in the world?
I will make a positive difference by ensuing that students in the surrounding communities are able to be successful by providing mentorship to them.
What is your major, minor, class and graduation year?
Supply Chain Management
What is your Hometown?
Tell us about your favorite class, extracurricular activity, academic opportunity, community involvement or another unique experience.
My favorite academic opportunity was studying abroad in Nicaragua.