Degree: Linguistics MA
Thesis: Punjabi Language and the Gurmukhi Script: A Preliminary Study
What have you done since graduation: Worked as an adjunct for 2 years, then began a PhD in Linguistics from SOAS, University of London. Withdrew after reaching candidacy due to lack of funding. Moved to Washington DC and now work for The College Board’s Access to Opportunity team, which drives college access initiatives for low-income and first-generation college students.
Future goals/plans: in Fall 2018, I will begin an ED.D. in Higher Education Administration from The George Washington University.
Advice for future students: Be adventurous!