Janice Yip '15
Student Director for Nicaragua CCESP
Major: Computer Engineering
Hometown: San Jose, CA
Class Year: 2014
Hometown: Monrovia, CA
Name of Tucker program(s) involved with and your leadership roles:
DREAM mentor, former ASB Kentucky participant, former CCESP Seminar Officer
What else are you involved in on campus?
Sigma Delta Sorority Philanthropy Chair
What has surprised you about college?
As I begin my senior year, I am both surprised and inspired by the diverse group of individuals I call my friends.
What was most challenging about your experience with your Tucker program(s)?
Understanding and acknowledging my privilege proved incredibly challenging but ultimately helped me better serve members of the community.
What do you love about your Tucker program(s)?
I love being able to interact with and engage with my peers through service. Each time I do, I'm reminded of the true goodness within each and every person.
What would you say to a student who is thinking about becoming involved with Tucker?
In the words of Pedro Hurtado Ortiz, "Just Jewett".
How has your Tucker Foundation experience affected you?
My experiences through Tucker have shaped the way I understand myself and the world around me in countless ways. I cannot imagine the person I'd be without them.
What is one fun fact about you?
I go camping with my 16 cousins every year!
Last Updated: 11/12/13