Kourtnie martin is a member of the theta xi chapter of delta sigma theta sorority, inc. she is graduating with a bachelor of science in kinesiology with a concentration in exercise science. during her time at ul, she has been a member of bsu, upc, bwla, alpha lambda delta, national honor society of leadership and success, and served as president of infinity dance group. she leaves behind this quote by nikki giovanni: "i really don't think life is about the i-could-have-beens. life is only about the i-tried-to-do. i don't mind the failure but i can't imagine that i'd forgive myself if i didn't try."
Jasmine valentine is graduating with a degree in public relations and a minor in business management. jasmine is the current courtesy chair of the theta xi chapter of delta sigma theta sorority, inc. her other school involvement includes the university's program council where she was the traditions chair for the fall 2016 semester. she served as this year's lagniappe day coordinator as well. she is also involved in black women's leadership association where she has been a member for 3 years. she was inducted into 2 national honors societies, alpha lambda delta and sigma alpha pi, the national honors society of leadership and success. jasmine has also been a recipient of the black excellence award for 2 consecutive years.
her quote is: "without god i am and have nothing. he lives in me and helps me continuously, that is why i am here today."
Raven noelle douglas is a major psychology minor in biology and a proud member of delta sigma theta sorority, inc. other orgs include psi chi, psychology colloquium (exec board), ul v-day (exec board), national honors society of leadership & success, mcnair scholar
quote: "go confidently in the direction of your dreams. live the life you've imagined." henry david thoreau
Jyrian page is a member of the zeta xi chapter of alpha phi alpha fraternity incoporated. he is graduating with a degree in moving image arts with a minor in broadcasting. during his time here, jy was involved in bmla, nabj, upc & bsu. he leaves behind this quote: “life isn't about finding yourself. life is about creating yourself”
Steven nguyen is a member of the zeta xi chapter of alpha phi alpha fraternity incorporated. he is graduating with a bachelor of science in industrial technology with a minor in business. he is a big advocate for diversity; you may have seen his involvement in various multicultural events and organizations. during his tenure at this university, his biggest involvements were in soul camp, the vietnamese student organization, ul engineering ambassadors, and the national society of black engineers. #minorityexcellence#greeksgetdegrees
Braxton o'neil henry, a member and a former president of the 2 live zeta xi chapter of alpha phi alpha fraternity inc. will be receiving a bachelor of science in business administration as an accounting major. he currently serves as a member of the united states army and will commissioning as an active duty armor officer. throughout his time at ul, he has been a member of phi kappa phi, delta sigma pi, and beta alpha psi accounting honor society. to all my fellow scholars: "you are your only competition"
Brenna leday is graduating with a bachelor of science in business administration as an accounting major. brenna is the current treasurer of the theta xi chapter of delta sigma theta sorority, inc. during her time at ul, she has been a member of beta alpha psi accounting honor society, alpha lambda delta, national society of leadership and success, ul americorps, and served as a college of business sga senator.
brenna leaves behind these words: "may you see your dreams allowed, before you see them from a cloud." -wale #blackexcellence#greeksgetdegrees
Naijha dailey is a member of the elite epsilon beta chapter of alpha kappa alpha sorority, inc.💚💗and currently serves in the united states military🇺🇸
she will be receving her degree in child and family studies and psychology. reflecting on her college career, naijha passes on this quote, "'for i know the plans i have for you,' declares the lord, 'plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.'" won't he do it 🙌🏾 yass! #greeksgetdegress#blackexcellence
Raymond fields, ii is a member of the gamma delta chapter of omega psi phi fraternity, inc. and will be graduating with a degree in behavioral science while minoring in psychology. ray has served on the nphc exec board and has been involved with upc & bmla. he was also inducted into the theta class of the greek hall of fame this semester. in departing the university, he leaves behind these words of wisdom, "if your uniform isn't dirty, you haven't been in the game." -ben bernanke #blackexcellence#greeksgetdegress
Chadrick j. lazard is a member of the infamous iota iota chapter of phi beta sigma fraternity, inc. 🤘🏾 chad is receiving his b.a. in organizational communication. he have been heavily involved in over 7 organizations and have been on the exec board of every one of them. he was also inducted into the theta class of greek hall of fame here at ul. he served at vice-president of his fraternity and greek excellence chair where they received 5 stars under his leadership.
chad leaves these words: "make yourself a goal and always go for it, it won't be easy but the reward is unimaginable." #blackexcellence#greeksgetdegress
Desiree' n. williams 🌷✨
graduating with a general studies degree. 👩🏾🎓
member of the elite epsilon beta chapter of alpha kappa alpha sorority, incorporated where she served as financial secretary, chair of sisterly relations, chair of step team/stroll master, & was recognized as member of the year in 2016 💕💚
member of ul 🅰️mericorps 2014-2015.
served as chair of marketing/street team with the university program council 2015-2016. 🐊❤️
"... a free spirit, with a wild heart" 💟
Chrystal nicole jones is a senior graduating with a bachelor's degree in health services administration. she is the current vice president and community service chair of the elite epsilon beta chapter of alpha kappa alpha sorority, inc.🐸
her involvements since she's been at ul include upc, national society of leadership and success, bwla executive board, and she was the inaugural president for the student health services administration association.
she leaves behind these words: don't be afraid to take risks and try new things. set a goal and do everything you possibly can to reach it. you might stumble a few times but it's all worth it when you make it. #blackexcellence#greeksgetdegress
Tyreisha richardson is a member of the prestigious pi epsilon chapter of sigma gamma rho sorority incorporated! 💙🐩💛 she is an economics major, graduating with a bachelors of science in business administration. she was involved in organizations, such as ul ceo, university program council, and students for the advancement of women. she leaves behind these words: " don't call it a dream, call it plan." #blackexcellence#greeksgetdegrees
Darius "speedy" young
major: sports management
he is a member of the wild theta nu chapter of kappa alpha psi fraternity, inc 🐰
quote: if you ain't get out the mud, then you don't know my struggle #oak#blackexcellence#greeksgetdegress
Dona l. gallow is a member of the prestigious pi epsilon chapter of sigma gamma rho sorority incorporated!💙💛🐩 she is a finance major, graduating with a bachelors of science in business administration. while at ul, she was a member of the student orientation staff and students for the advancement of women.
she leaves behind these words: "when you wake with a message on your mind, spread it, there's no telling who you may impact." #blackexcellence#greeksgetdegress
he is graduating in secondary education social studies
he is a member of the 2-live zeta xi chapter of alpha phi alpha fraternity, inc. while at ul, he also was apart of
sga education senator
he leaves behind these words... "life happens in tides, one minute you low and then you rise" #greeksgetdegrees#blackexcellence
Tera simone flakes is a member of the prestigious pi epsilon chapter of sigma gamma rho sorority, inc. 🐩she is graduating with a bachelor of arts, concentration of public relations with a minor in business
and in the words of this year's critically acclaimed movie, she leave us with the quote, "get out.". #blackexcellence#poodlesgetdegrees#greeksgetdegrees