Courtney A.

Grit Guide at University of Maryland, Baltimore County


Class of 2022

Hometown: Upper Marlboro, MD

Major: Psychology

Concentration: Human Services

Minor: Sociology, Health Administration and Policy

My most memorable UMBC experience was...

my first time being on campus. All of the tour guides and staff members were very welcoming, and it made my family and I feel at home.

Favorite Class or Professor and Why

Psychology of Learning (Psych 210) with Professor Rajaraman because the content is interesting and he's an entertaining professor! I took it during my sophmore year and enjoyed every class. This class made me realize I would like to be a behavior analyst.

Favorite Spot on Campus

University Center because there are places to eat, study, and hang out all in one place.

What makes UMBC home?

The warm and welcoming community. I've never felt isolated because of how I look or where I'm from while at UMBC.

I'm passionate about...

Behavior Analysis Baking Black Lives Matter Photography Human Rights Hiking/Backpacking

I'm involved with...

Psychology Research Assistant Psi Chi International Honors Society Applied Behavior Analysis Society UNICEF Student Events Board
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