Shingo K.

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Class of 2025

Hometown: Bowie, MD

Major: Chemistry

I chose UMBC because...

I chose UMBC because of the many research opportunities, which would help me in my future career in the chemical field.

My advice to prospective students...

Don't be afraid to ask for help when you need it! Make sure to take advantage of all of the academic resources there are.

Fun Fact

I love playing Tetris!

Favorite Class or Professor and Why

I like analytical chemistry because it's helped me to learn to enjoy and become more familiar with laboratory work.

I'm passionate about...

Chemistry Mathematics Linguistics Video Games Dance

I'm involved with...

Japanese American Student Association
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