student life

From HBCU to Ivy League

From HBCU to Ivy League

Growing up, my sisters and I always heard our parents talk about Prairie View A&M University with admiration and appreciation. As alums, they narrated warm and cold memories of college life.  They had a fierce pride of their university and never hesitated to share with anyone who was willing to listen.  I observed them get excited when they met a fellow panther in any room, followed by an instantaneous camaraderie.  By my junior year in high school, I decided that I would follow in my parents’ footsteps...