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Bryant Parker is a first generation Urban Studies major with a focus in Urban Design and speacialty in Sustainability. He plans to take a 1-2 years off to work in his field then go to Grad school for Urban Design or Landscape Architecture. With his degrees and over time, one of his goals is to deisgn sustainable cities for lower socioeconomic commiunities. Parker is a very involved student on campus with his current 2 jobs, at the Bren Events Center, and as a Campus Representative of UC Irvine; and the many clubs and organizations like his Fraternity Beta Theta Pi of the Delta Sigma Chapter, USSA, BSU, NSA, IRISE, PRIDE, STOMP, Black Grad, UCEAP, Research, CAAP Program, and Mentoring programs. He would like to thank his Friends, family, and mentors for being an amazing support group, and also shot-out to the squad and his Best friends Brenda Castellanos and Tolu Salako for being there when he was at his lowest. #WakandaForever
Hawkins Sellier is a Philosophy major and an aspiring Emergency Medicine physician. He works on an ambulance as an EMT and helps to organize a free clinic service in mexico every month as a clinic coordinator with the UCI School of Medicine's Flying Samaritans. He is also the captain of the UCI Archery team and has a 8 month old cat named Q.
Fatima Abdulahi is a first generation college student from Somalia. She majored in Business Economics with an International Studies Minor. Fatima loves her family more than anything in the world and is grateful for her amazing parents and their countless sacrifices. If you ever see her on campus she is probably laughing uncontrollably about something that’s probably not that funny. After graduating she hopes to find a job in finance. Something Fatima would like you all to know is BLACK LIVES MATTER.
Minsong Hsu is a Business Administration major emphasizing in Finance & Information Systems at The Paul Merage School of Business. One of his biggest passions is making short films during his freetime and documenting all the beautiful places he travels to. He recently returned from an 11-day trip to Iceland and plans to go backpacking in Thailand this summer after graduation. He would like to thank his family for always being his biggest support, his friends for making this the best four years anyone could ask for, and UCI's campus pub for staying open again this year #bringbackthebirthdaypints
Evan Luu is a Business Information Management Major. Born and raised in San Francisco. He hopes to one day run and start his own company. Evan’s dream is to start a research institute focused on immersion of scientific, technological and business research. He is currently writing and planning on publishing a book about life and love. On his free time, Evan enjoys traveling and going on nature and food adventures. Evan spreads optimism by proclaiming the quote “Dream Big and Dream On.”
Zeina Abouakl is a public health sciences major who hopes to go to physician assistant school in the future. She is a part of PERC's community outreach team where she educates kids about how much sugar is in their favorite drinks and is president of the Wellness Champions club on campus. She would like to thank her family and friends for their support over the past four years at UCI and hopes to continue to make them proud! She also recommends going to Raising Cane's if you haven't done so already.
Tin Hong is an Electrical Engineering and History double major and yes, and he knows that is a weird combination. He serves as the Engineering Senator within ASUCI, which entails staying late in an underground meeting room and debating with others in the hopes of improving the lives of the student body. He doesn't know if he is making a difference, but he tries.
Diana Hoang is a Public Health Policy and Education Sciences double major and will be the first of her family to graduate from a four year university. She is dedicated to education, particularly child development, leadership, mentorship in all its forms, and health and wellness of mind, body, and spirit. She is a multi dimensional individual in that she dooes believe that she is extremely extroverted and comfortable with being loud and taking a leadership role but also does not mind giving the space for others to speak their mind and grow. She is currently applying for graduate school for her masters in teaching and one of her top choices is UCI
Jagmanpreet Kaur is an International Studies major and transfer student whose name means "one who loves the world". She love to travel, dance, make new friends, and to give and love generously. She is honored to be in the running for homecoming queen and hopes to do her fellow anteaters proud.
Tiffany Rodriguez is a cognitive psychology and bio science major at UCI. She plans on going to medical school to become a pediatric orthopedic surgeon unless her dream of becoming a voice actor comes true first. She is currently an emergency veterinary technician at an animal hospital and in her free time, she plays video games and watches Dragon Ball and Naruto.