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Clarinda Choice, Saint of Santa Fe College for February 25, 2019

Saints of Santa Fe College – Clarinda Choice

Representation matters. As a queer person of color I feel like my presence is so necessary, especially for students who look like me. Since coming to Santa Fe, I’ve fallen into my purpose. I’m very passionate about serving underrepresented students, serving as a mentor and advocate for underrepresented students. That’s what I’m here for: to … Continue reading Saints of Santa Fe College – Clarinda Choice

Amha Tesfaye, Saint of Santa Fe College for February 2, 2019

Saints of Santa Fe College – Amha Tesfaye

“One day I want to write policy papers, to write policy that actually makes a difference. I’m originally from Ethiopia—from the capital, Addis Ababa—so I was already interested in international development. But then I studied abroad in China. Seeing the country was eye-opening and an incredibly transformative experience. The whole reason I’m interested in poverty … Continue reading Saints of Santa Fe College – Amha Tesfaye