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Marina

       
 A woman bundled up from the cold standing with a smile next to the Jumbo Elephant statue.
  • Academic Year: Graduate Student
  • Major: Art History
  • Campus involvement: Teaching Assistant
  • Disability: Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Accommodations: Extended time on exams, Use of a computer for exams

Advice for students with disabilities:

“Don't be ashamed to ask for the accommodations that will help you succeed. College isn't just about studying and discovering yourself, its also a time and place to build self-confidence and learn how to advocate for yourself.”