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Chimeri Anazia

Chimeri Anazia, a senior majoring in kinesiology, wants to inspire and advocate for the next generation. Motivated by the unjust murders of Black people by police, Anazia uses her voice, her platform on social media, and her art as vehicles to amplify Black voices and fight for racial equity. Most recently, … Continued

Yathrip Abdelgadir

Yathrip Abdelgadir and her family moved to the U.S. from Sudan in 2000 and have lived in Greensboro for the past 21 years. Yathrip completed her undergraduate degree at UNCG, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in religious studies and political science with a concentration in global politics.  After graduating, she joined AmeriCorps VISTA with … Continued

Selene Santiago-Lopez

Selene Santiago-Lopez is a first-generation Otomi woman from Hidalgo, Mexico. She is a first-year student studying political science at UNCG. As a young organizer, Selene is guided by community leaders across the Triad area. She envisions a future where she sees her ancestors smiling wholeheartedly and where our children are able to … Continued

Nora Al-Aati

Nora Al-Aati is a senior anthropology student currently studying at the American University of Kuwait. Nora studied abroad at UNCG as a sophomore.  “UNCG has given me so many great opportunities and memories that have helped shape who I am today,” she said. “Living between two very distinct cultures, with … Continued

Tatianna Wilkins

Tatianna Wilkins is an interdisciplinary student studying psychology, international and global studies, and Spanish. Because of the diversity of UNCG’s campus, she has been able to push the limits of her cultural and linguistic comfort zones. She studied abroad in Peru and has participated in global-minded programs such as the Global Leadership and … Continued

Phillip Marsh

Phillip Marsh, a senior in UNCG’s studio art program, uses his art as a tool to create a more equitable society where all voices are heard. From public art projects that garner community attention to conversations that engage city leadership in dialogue about building a better creative economy, his goal is … Continued