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Samiyah Young

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Bio

Problem-solving-oriented student at Spelman College from Chicago Illinois majoring in biology with a passion for forensic science and criminal justice. Dedicated to fostering an inclusive and diverse environment with experience in customer service and skillful collaboration to drive success for individuals and groups. I firmly believe in the importance of diversity, and I am determined to contribute to this constructive transformation and making significant advancements using my background, knowledge, and transferable skills. I look forward to networking with like-minded professionals, exchanging ideas, and exploring potential collaborations.

Education

Spelman College

Bachelor's degree program
2021 - 2024
  • Majors:
    • Biology, General

Miscellaneous

  • Desired degree level:

    Bachelor's degree program

  • Graduate schools of interest:

  • Transfer schools of interest:

  • Majors of interest:

    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
  • Not planning to go to medical school
  • Career

    • Dream career field:

      Forensics

    • Dream career goals:

    • Lifeguard

      Chicago Park District
      2021 – Present3 years

    Sports

    Track & Field

    Varsity
    2019 – 2019

    Swimming

    Varsity
    2017 – 20203 years

    Awards

    • Leadership award
    • Team Captain

    Research

    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other

      PLTW — Program Researcher
      2018 – 2020

    Arts

    • Kenwood Academy Concert Choir

      Music
      IHS Choir competitions
      2020 – 2021

    Public services

    • Volunteering

      FOCUS — Volunteer
      2019 – 2021
    • Public Service (Politics)

      Love Foundation — • achieve sustainable higher quality of living in underserved communities through holistic programming that addresses leadership development, workforce development, and healthy living.
      2017 – Present

    Future Interests

    Advocacy

    Politics

    Volunteering