Diversity also means reaching out to others to see if they face the same challenges as me. I had the amazing opportunity of becoming a People to People Student Ambassador and traveling to Spain, France, and Italy. While in Spain, I had a host-family who didn’t speak English. It was a huge language barrier but we communicated through hand gestures. I learned that they are just like us.
I believe everywhere we go we are faced with diversity because not one person is the same. Facing experiences in racial discrimination, I believe I can accept others and their moral values. Not being certain if my family will accept me dating out of my race is a struggle because I attend a diverse school. Being at a school where students categorize others and label you as a black person is hard, because your more than your skin tone.
There are so many ways to become involved on a college campus. I would love to join service projects like Habitat for Humanity to give back to the community. I believe joining a sorority would help me become a part of a diverse college campus because it gives you lifelong friendships, chances to do community service, networking to meet new people, leadership development, and... [continues]
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