Meet the Team
Student Organization at U-M
Evelyn is a junior at the University of Michigan majoring in Organizational Studies with a focus in Corporate Social Responsibility. She identifies as a low-income and first-generation college student. She was proudly raised in Southwest Fresno, California and is passionate about providing opportunities to students with limited resources.
Aissa is a junior at the University of Michigan double majoring in Psychology and Spanish with a minor in cultural anthropology. She's a proud Latina from a suburb in Chicago and grew up in a single parent household. She wants to be able to help students through the college process by informing them of resources that can make the process easier and less stressful.
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Stephane is a junior at the University of Michigan. She is majoring in Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience, and minoring in Latinx/a/o Studies. She's a first-generation Chicana from the southwest of Chicago, IL. She's the oldest of three, and wants her brothers and other students to have equal access to educational opportunities and resources.
Esau is a junior at the University of Michigan. He is majoring in Sociology and minoring in Education for Empowerment within the School of Education. He was raised in a low-income single-parent household. He is also a first-generation Mexican-American from the southwest side of Chicago. Esau believes that all students, no matter their background, deserve the resources to achieve post-secondary opportunities.
Karina Vallejo Vasquez
SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST
Karina is a sophomore at the University of Michigan. She is a first-generation/low-income student from the Grand Rapids area. Karina is a proud Latina and highly motivated on a personal level to create and share opportunities to those who come after her. She is considering a major in Computer Science and minoring in Digital Studies, and Science, Technology, and Society (STS).
De La Rosa
Lisset is a first-generation Latina studying at the University of Michigan. She aspires to pursue a double major in Romance Languages and Literatures and in Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience. She strives to provide resources and guidance for students and families with limited resources. She is passionate about helping them navigate the application course of post-secondary institutions and helping them achieve their goals.
WEBSITE CONTENT CONTRIBUTOR
Corina is a junior at the University of Michigan. She is working towards gaining her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. As a first-generation Latina from the Southwest side of Chicago, Corina can attest to the socioeconomic inequalities in education. As an advocate for educational equity, she seeks towards providing guidance and opportunities for students and families in need.
COMMUNITY PARTNERS LIAISON
Angela is a junior at the University of Michigan studying Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology. She proudly hails from Sturgis, MI. She's also a first-generation Latina who grew up in a low-income household with three sisters and a brother. She wants her community and others from underrepresented communities to know about opportunities that are available to them.