School: Tuskegee University Major: Political Science and Bioethics Site: Yosemite National Park
Jamila Rice is a rising senior at Tuskegee University from Fresno, CA. She is currently studying Political Science and Bioethics. Jamila is a Tuskegee University Ambassador, the Student Government Association Judicial Advisor for the 2017-2018 school year, a member of Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society, a third year New Student Orientation Leader and a member of the President’s Men and Women Leadership Panel. During the summer of 2016 Jamila was a George Washington Carver Intern at Iowa State University where she conducted research on agriculture emergencies. In her free time, she runs her own tea company called Beautiful Tea. She is looking forward to learning more about Yosemite National Park to better prepare her for a graduate degree in environmental science.