University of South Carolina Honors College
Class of 2021
Cumulative GPA: 4.0/4.0
Studying International Business, Global Supply Chain & Operations Management, Psychology, French, and Business Data Analytics.
Honors: Top Scholar/McNair Scholarship Award Recipient, President’s List (4/4 semesters), Dean’s List (4/4 semesters), Passport Travel Grant Recipient, “I Want Moore” Travel Grant Recipient
Involvements: Resident Mentor, Youth Refugee Tutor and Adult Conversational Volunteer, Top Scholar Peer Leader, Top Scholar Buddy, Top Scholar Host Team
Program Rankings: #1 Undergraduate International Business Program | #1 Public Honors College in the United States
International Study Experience
Visited the Kingdom of Eswatini, which is known to many by its former name, Swaziland. Met with local artisans to learn of the role that local craftspeople play in the emerging Swazi economy.
Studied the economic history of Mozambique, specifically its separation from Portuguese rule and a variety of influencing factors that have greatly affected the current state of the Mozambican economy, such as a huge influx of Chinese investment in infrastructure.
Studied the development of emerging enterprises within the context of the Post-Colonial African economy. Met with representatives from organizations such as African National Parks and AngloGold Ashanti, discussing the current conditions of the African business environment, as well as pressing operational challenges such as relations with indigenous tribes and backlash resulting from a broader progression away from an agriculture-based economy.
SOUTH AFRICA (2019)
Studied the economic effects of Norway’s dominant petroleum sector, renowned social welfare programs, and strict government regulations