Aside from being a PhD candidate at the University of Minnesota, here are some interesting facts about me.
- I obtained a BA in African American Studies (minor in Sociology) from Ohio University in 2010.
- In 2012, I obtained my MA degree in Sociology from Ohio University.
- I began my PhD program at the University of Pittsburgh and transferred to the University of Minnesota.
- I completed two years of AmeriCorps service (2010-2012) facilitating out-of-school and community building programs. I also took part in eviction prevention and emergency utility services interventions, along with facilitating mass produce drives in multiple low-income neighborhoods in Columbus, Ohio.
- My hobbies include: knitting, crocheting, needle felting and baking. I have a craft blog : Riveting-Rosie.com
- I have a dog and constant companion, Napoleon.