Emily O.

Visual and Performing Arts Grit Guide and Grit Guide at University of Maryland, Baltimore County


Class of 2022

Hometown: Clarksville, MD

Major: Media & Communication Studies

Secondary Major: Theatre Studies

How has UMBC helped you grow?

In many of my classes, my professors have helped me find confidence to get outside my comfort zone!

I chose UMBC because...

as soon as I stepped onto campus, the community instantly felt like home.

Favorite Class or Professor and Why

It's a tie between Social Media Networking with Dr. Snyder and Costume Design with Prof. Abele. Both professors are extremely passionate about their subject matter and assign fun, yet enriching projects.

Fun Fact

I am an expert at making memes!

I'm passionate about...

Graphic design is my passion Designing and sewing costumes Spending time with my friends and family Singing Theatre/Acting

I'm involved with...

AF Theatre Co. Musical Theatre Club
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