Ethnic GEM in the Making archive

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Ethnic Gem in the Making: Fontaine Chambers

Ethnic Gem in the Making: Fontaine Chambers   School: University of Connecticut Major: Political Science and minor in Criminal Justice GPA: 3.72   By: Tammy Patterson, Contributing Writer   Scholarships are EARNED, not given! And because of incredible work ethics instilled in her at an early age along with great vision, we are honored to introduce you to Ethnic Gem in the …

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Ethnic Gem in the Making: Sabrina Rivera

Ethnic Gem in the Making: Sabrina Rivera School:  University of Hartford, College of Arts and Sciences Major: Communication with an emphasis in Journalism GPA: 4.0 CNN, NBC, Wall Street Journal, or maybe even Ethnic Online could all be stopping grounds for Ethnic Gem in the Making Sabrina Rivera! This Latina native hales from Windsor CT and the proud …

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Megan DeBarros: Internships and mentors point the way to success

Megan DeBarros: Internships and mentors point the way to success UMASS Dartmouth   Megan DeBarros ’16 has had marketing internships with RI Novelty and Your Sports Marketing Group. Year: Class of 2016 Major: Marketing Minor: International Business Hometown: Seekonk, MA Internships: RI Novelty, Your Sports Marketing Group Next steps: Northeast Sales Associate at Becton Dickinson   Internship with RI Novelty Rhode …

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Barbara Okafor: A passion for healthcare, research, and service

Barbara Okafor: A passion for healthcare, research, and service UMASS Dartmouth Pursuing research, running track, serving as a student leader, and working on campus, Barbara Okafor ’16 has kept her focus and managed her time wisely. Year: Class of 2016 Major: Biology/Pre-Med Minor: Aging & Health Hometown: Boston, MA Awards: Includes Pillar of the Community Honors: Dean’s List Internships: Project Student Success …

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Ethnic GEM In the Making: Solomon Ugbane

School: UMass Lowell Major: Mechanical Engineering Solomon Ugbane has spent more than six years studying at UMass Lowell, first earning an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering and now a master’s degree.  During that time, half a world away from his home in Nigeria, he has grown and changed — and so has the university. So Ugbane feels an affinity with …

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Ethnic GEM in the Making: Erika Lopez

School: Yale University Major: Psychology & Neuroscience GPA: 3.73 Written by: Doron Monk Flakes, Senior Writer “ Not Park Slope, not Williamsburg where the hipsters like to live these days.” she says. “Southern Brooklyn, twenty minutes from the Coney Island boardwalk where I spent a lot of time as a child studying marine biology at the aquarium.” The Yale …

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