So proud of my LS, and my friend!
On Saturday, October 22, 2016, the Elon Black Alumni Network (EBAN) hosted a brunch to celebrate its 20 year milestone and honor four alumni for their commitment to community service and support of EBAN. I’m so honored to say, I was one of the five honorees, named the 2016 Distinguished Young Alumna.
The award is meaningful to me for two reasons. First, because I truly have made a commitment to serve my community and support programs that will help black students thrive at Elon. Since graduating in 2009, I’ve come a long way and this award is a symbol of that growth. Second, the other awardees and I are carrying on the legacy of being people of color at Elon, which wasn’t always easy.
Going back to Elon was a remarkable experience. Like me, Elon has grown up. It is a five star university with state of the art facilities and a vibrant…
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