Student Profile

Maimuna
A DAR Scholarship Recipient

What college are you attending this year?
The Unique Academy for Information Technology.

What do you like most about college?
I like sharing ideas with other students and meeting new people.

What is your daily schedule like?
I wake up in the morning and help at the orphanage before I go to class. In the afternoon, I commute to my college campus and attend classes. I live at the orphanage. It take me one hour to get from the orphanage to my college.

Why do you want to go to college?
To shape my future. I feel it is very important to go to college to learn knowledge and become a professional.

What courses are you taking?
I am studying networking and computer classes.

What are your plans for after college?
I plan to help in my community. I want to give back to my community, because they have helped shape who I am today. Then I might eventually move to another town.