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Jasmine Hughes

Fellow of Political Science

Major: Political Science & Criminal Justice

Graduation Year: 2023

Hometown: St. Louis, MI

Personality Type: Advocate, INFJ-T

What are your goals in the future?

My future goals are having a career that allows me to help other people.

How will O’Pake help you reach these goals?

The O’Pake Institute will help me learn how to make connectionsand collaborate with other people to set me up for successmoving forward.

What is your favorite memory at Alvernia?

MY favorite Alvernia memory is going goat yoga with my roommates and Mega Bingo Night

What made you decide to study at Alvernia?

I chose to study at Alvernia because the academic programs and the Ice Hockey team

Who or what inspires you and why?

My Aunt Dawn inspires me. She was the first person in her family to go to college and she worked really hard to get there and now she travels the world every day. She continues to explore theworld while having a nice work life balance with enjoying her joband the world around her.

What is a quote that you abide by?

“To the world you may be one person but to one person you maybe the world”

-Dr Seuss


What is something that someone would be surprised to learn about you?

I love to read