Residence: Illinois, US
Intended major: Sociology
Age during program: Freshman student
Bethan wanted to improve her psychology, social psychology, cultural psychology, sociology, and marketing skills. She has stayed to several other countries and studied in three different school systems. These experiences form her project goal in engaging in a research that investigates cultural differences.
★ Barnard College of Columbia University
What challenges did she face?
- She was juggling both her schools and online college lessons. As a result, she was pressed for time and had to rush her final paper for this program.
The mentor is a lecturer and teaches Urban Health and Criminal Justice at the University of Pennsylvania. He is particularly interested in health, criminal justice, gender, social psychology, and military studies.
How did our program help her?
- This program gave her the opportunity to read and write scholarly articles at the college level.
- She was able to boost her college application by adding the mentorship program to her portfolio, and she was accepted to Barnard College.