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Ruford C.

Grit Guide at University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Class of 2021

Hometown: Pasadena, MD

Major: Information Systems


What makes UMBC home?

I've met some really good friends on campus that allowed to me to grow as a person.

During my first semester, I wish I would have known...

to stay on campus while doing work, I'm way more productive there than at home.

How has UMBC helped you grow?

I've been able to get to know my strengths and weaknesses in social situations, learning situations, and in general, because this is the first time I've been pretty much on my own for the last few years.

I chose UMBC because...

it was nearby and had a good Computer Science and Information Systems program.

I'm passionate about...

Video Games Tutoring History Weird history facts

I'm involved with...

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