Undergraduate institutions attended and degrees earned
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana – Law Degree
Hometown – City, State, and Country (if not the U.S.)
Extracurricular and co-curricular activities
Volunteer Translator Human Rights Watch
Volunteer Translator University of Maryland Law Clinic
Optional Practical Training (OPT)in the US.
What was your most memorable moment?
When I had the opportunity to meet some of my friends in person.
Finish this sentence: I could not have gotten through this experience without…
God, my parents and my friend’s support.
Who are your mentors? How have they impacted your journey?
My parents have been impacting my entire life with their example, love, and support.
What did you learn about yourself while earning this degree?
I learned how strong and resilient I can be. I have learned that I always can accomplish my dreams because I am willing to overcome the necessary circumstances to make them happen.
Who was your favorite professor and why?
Professor Pappas was my favorite because he was always respectful and organized. He was able to teach us the topics in a very easy way and always willing to listen to us.
What was your favorite class and why?
My favorite class was property because the content was very organized.
This graduation is a dream come true to me. I have dreamed of this moment for years and today is a reality. Today, I want to recognize my parent’s efforts and love, and also my friend’s support during this time. I feel grateful and happy.