Shalom D.

Grit Guide at University of Maryland, Baltimore County


Class of 2021

Hometown: Centre, Cameroon

Major: Business Technology Administration

My advice to prospective students...

is to make the most of everything in college, take everything you do seriously. You might fail sometimes but you can always make up for it.

How has UMBC helped you grow?

UMBC has impacted my sense of community very positively. I have learned how important it is to love one another and have each other’s back .

Favorite Spot on Campus

The Commons because I can do a lot of different stuff in there- eat, study, just hang out with friends, etc!

Favorite Local Shop or Restaurant


I'm passionate about...

Outdoors Adventure makeup/skincare Fashion Live music

I'm involved with...

Tour Guide Professional Fundraiser with Phonathon
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