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Name: Malaika Hankins

Hometown: New Orleans, LA

Major: Biology

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Living on campus is great because I never feel out of touch. – M.H.

Carolina students encourage me to constantly be on top of my game. – M.H.

There aren’t a lot of places where you can earn a teaching license and major in science. – M.H.

Everyone here is not just a top student, but a top human being. – M.H.

Alex Hamilton

Fellow RA Alex Hamilton is helping develop Cobb’s official dorm dance: The Cobble.

Zineb Bouzouba
Diana Nguyen

Met Diana Nguyen at a Tar Heel Outreach Program meeting about bringing elementary kids to campus for a day to give them an early preview of what college is like. Great idea, right?

Nick Montoni
Candace Howze

Candace Howze is a junior Journalism major who turned out to be Malaika’s second cousin.

Maddie Poole
Amber Guatam

Junior Amber Gautam is good company, “even when you’re capsizing a sailboat.” (Long story.)

Emily Anderson
Crystal Ibe
Franck Azobou
Stone Center Arch

Stone Center Library holds dual titles as Best Place to Study and Best Place to Sleep Between Studying.

Melissa Smith
Michaela Thorne
Amy Tsai

Cobb resident/ace baker Amy Tsai makes good conversation and “perfect” milk- and white-chocolate muffins.

Sagar Shukla
Seth Rose

Poli-Sci major and Durham native Seth Rose can talk education reform for hours.

Victor and Vincent Abiona
John Brodeur

John Brodeur is the director of the Carolina Leadership Development office and leader of the NC Fellows Program. His lessons on humility are humbling in their greatness.

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