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Simone W.

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

She/her/hers

Class of 2023

Hometown: Bowie, MD

Major: Sociology


Favorite Local Shop or Restaurant

Tastea Bubble Tea in Arbutus!

Favorite Class or Professor and Why

Professor Jordan "Prime" White, who teaches Math 104- Quantitative Literacy. I have never been good at math, but being in this class helped me look at math from another perspective. Professor White is also very helpful and fun when he is teaching; he makes sure everybody understands the topic before moving on.

I chose UMBC because...

it was my most affordable option while also being comfortably far enough from home.

My advice to prospective students...

is it's okay to ask for help! We are all here for the betterment of each other and would be more than happy to help you with whatever you need!

I'm passionate about...

Helping Others Video Production Drawing Painting Graphic Design music production

I'm involved with...

Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Orientation (Grit Guide)
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