Lauryn is a freshman at DSISD and in three years she is going to graduate and go to a selective college out of state. When Lauryn is not at school she likes to spend quality time with her family and friends, read, and watch Netflix.
Hashaqueena Earth has recently received a certification in Ecology. She is also a singer and plays piano and guitar. She loves theater and she is a Dancer. She is also passionate about animals. She loves fashion and poetry. She joined Big Hair Bigger Dreams to meet other girls like her and to build up her confidence as a girl and since then she feels stronger as a young woman.
My name is Jazmyn Smith, I’m 15 years old and in 10th grade at East High School. After graduating from high school I plan to attend a university majoring in psychology and one of my biggest dreams is to open my own psychiatric clinic and teach dance. I am interested in the BHBD winter camp to gain experience and exposure.
Diaraye Diallo is a freshman at DSST: COLE and she aspires to receive a degree in Civil Engineering and Political Science. She hopes to return to her home country, Guinee, and make a positive impact. She loves to read, spend time with family and discuss controversial issues (she’s a huge social justice freak!)
Mariam Sheriff is a sophomore at South high School. She plays tennis and loves writing poetry. She loves helping people whether its her friends, family, or community. She hopes to work for fuman services and become a psychologist for kids with disabilities. Mariam joined BHBD to improve her leadership skills and learn other skills.
I am Ronniesha, I’m 18 years old, I attend Rangeview High School, and I am interested in Computer Science. I plan to major in that in college after graduating high school and continuing to study Computer Science in graduate school to get a Ph.D. In my free time, I like to program and read.
Dyniece Thomas is 15 years old and attends Legacy Options. She likes to read, write, draw, and dance.
Hi my name Nichelle Hayes and I am 14. Im in 9th grade at East High School. I play volleyball, the guitar, I sing and, like to hangout with my friends. I love music and dance.
As Peer Mentors Temple and Maya directed and produced a film for the Winter Camp. Please check out the I Am a Dreamer Film.