Spanish

Rebecca Velez is a Spanish major and Linguistics minor in the School of Arts and Sciences here at Rutgers. She may have learned Spanish at home, but her passion for the language has led her to pursue a degree in something she truly enjoys.  “I love that my classes are so diverse when it comes to…

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Political Science

Karimah is a senior in the School of Arts and Sciences double majoring in Women’s & Gender Studies and Political Science, with a minor in Middle Eastern Studies, and a Certificate in Women’s Leadership. “Women’s studies have allowed me to view the world in a binary perspective, one that is highly gendered within not only…

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Graphic Design

Dorie is a Visual Arts major and Art History minor studying at the Mason Gross School of the Arts. Concentrating on graphic design, she first got her feel for the program while in high school. “I went to a technical high school and they offered different technical classes. I did commercial art, which is a…

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Exercise Science

  Anwar Addae is an Exercise Science major here at Rutgers. His interest for this field began with a first hand experience of watching a physical therapist at work. He was immediately intrigued by the discipline, as he shared the same passion to help and rehabilitate those in need. His love for physical therapy increased…

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Meteorology

Mike is a senior in the School of Environmental & Biological Sciences majoring in meteorology. He has known he wanted to become a meteorologist since he was 7 years old. When he was younger, Mike would come home from school, go to his room to put The Weather Channel on, and then sit at his…

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Religion

Maggie is a junior in the School of Arts and Sciences Honors Program majoring in religion with a double minor in sociology and professional outreach and development. She doesn’t yet know what direction she wants to head in with her career, but she has several ideas in mind. “I really love working with people and my…

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Human Resource Management

Ming Weng is a junior in the School of Management and Labor Relations majoring in Human Resource Management with a concentration in Work Organization and Management and a minor in Psychology. I’ve always been interested in business and working in a corporate setting. I think Human Resources right now is an interesting place to be.…

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Economics

Yauris is one first year student that has got her college career mapped out! Her educational and savvy experience in the Rutgers Future Scholars Program got her accustomed to college life and she got to meet people in the corporate world while still in high school. “It was a great learning experience academically and socially,”…

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Geography

Derek stumbled upon his calling after taking a low-level Geography course and he followed it down the rabbit hole. Originally, he left his private high school with the intention of studying Theology and Philosophy.  Derek gives thanks to Political Ecology with associate professor Richard Schroeder and Political Geography with Jack Norton for solidifying his change…

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Finance

Billie-Jazz Eyondi is a senior in the Rutgers Business School majoring in Finance with a minor in Economics. Billie-Jazz’s interest in financial matters was piqued at a very young age; she throughly enjoyed budgeting and saving which lead her to pursue a career in the financial realm. This past summer she had the opportunity to…

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Marketing

Kaitlin Rogers is a third year marketing major. Her love for marketing stems from her interest in sociology and learning about what makes people do what they do. Immersing herself into the digital age, Kaitlin matches all her marketing skills with her love for social media and blogging. I want to build my own brand…

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Mathematics

Kristen Huang is a sophomore double majoring in Mathematics and Psychology, with a minor in Business Administration. “This usually leads to raised eyebrows and questions like “wow, are you crazy?” and “are you going to graduate in four years?” – Yes to both.” Kristen plans on applying to the Graduate School of Education’s Mathematics Education…

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