Chanara Andrews is a sophomore English major from Lake Wales, FL. She attends Spelman College, where she serves as President of the Community Leadership Council and a Spelman College ambassador. Chanara is also a member of the Ethel Wadell Githii Honors program, Alpha Lambda Delta honor society, and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated. Chanara looks forward to expanding her horizons, socially and intellectually, during her HBCUI summer. She hopes to become enveloped in the history of her site and the community in which it stands, each day learning and teaching more about the role that Black Americans played in the setting of the historical foundation of national parks.