Campus: UNC Hometown: Bangkok, Thailand / Portsmouth, NH High School: Phillips Academy What drew you to the Robertson Program? What drew me most to the Robertson Program were all of the opportunities that the program provides beyond school. The Robertson Program has a great support network for summer opportunities, academic conferences, networking with professors. The…
Campus: UNC Hometown: Columbia, South Carolina What drew you to the Robertson Program? From the moment I found out about the Robertson, I knew that it was a program I had to experience. With the sheer scope of the resources and opportunities available to scholars, our potentials are limitless. The Robertson is truly committed to both individual…
Campus: Duke Hometown: Newton, Massachusetts What drew you to the Robertson Program? I am drawn to the Robertson Scholars Program because I am excited about collaborating with other scholars who value innovation and leadership. My goal is not only to be challenged to lead and think in distinctive ways, but also to meaningfully contribute to my peers’…
Campus: UNC Hometown: Durham, NC What drew you to the Robertson Program? As a first-generation student, I was drawn to the Robertson program because I wanted to make the most out of my time in college. The program would not only allow me to take advantage of resources at two universities, it would also guide me through…
Campus: UNC Hometown: Fez, Morocco High School: African Leadership Academy What drew you to the Robertson Program? I am a person who is always looking for new challenges to embrace and who believes that discomfort is a great source of learning. I am also fascinated by identities and how complex and multifaceted they are. I…
Campus: UNC Hometown: Fort Collins, Colorado What drew you to the Robertson Program? The Robertson Program radiates intellectual, creative, and compassionate energy and I so wanted to be a part of that environment. To be surrounded by peers and mentors who inspire me in a supportive environment is just dreamy.
Campus: Duke Hometown: Houston, Texas What drew you to the Robertson Program? The reason I was drawn to the Robertson Scholars Program was because I wanted the opportunity to enhance my leadership skills by way of interacting and collaborating with other young leaders who are channeling their passions to make a meaningful difference in the world. I…
Campus: Duke Hometown: Brooklyn, New York What drew you to the Robertson Program? What really drew me to the Robertson was the community. I’ve always been a big believer in working on things in teams, and having the opportunity where I could engage with some of the world’s most pertinent issues with peers was the biggest draw…
Campus: UNC Hometown: Raleigh, North Carolina What do you hope to gain from your Robertson experience? I hope to use my experiences through the Robertson to create a more diverse, inclusive community. With so many opportunities for cultural learning and growth, I feel these lessons can be applied to transform not only myself, but my community…
Campus: UNC Hometown: Concord, North Carolina What drew you to the Robertson Program? The emphasis on community, collaboration, and introspection drew me to this program. I knew that by joining the Robertson’s expansive network, I would be surrounded by a diverse group of people who would challenge and motivate me to be a better citizen.
Hometown: Windsor, Canada
High School: Académie Sainte Cécile International School
Hometown: Charlotte, NC
High School: Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences