Town Topics: Congrats, high school grads! What are your plans?

Education By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Ashley Bu  Will attend Florida International University, Honors College 

     “After graduating high school, I plan to go to college to [earn] a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry, because I want to be on a pre-med track to be a pediatrician,” Ashley Bu said. 

Nicholas Lebeña Will attend Florida State University 

     “I plan to study political science, hopefully on the prelaw track at Florida State University,” Nicholas Lebeña said. “I also hope to get an internship there in the Capitol to gain experience and build a social network up there.” 

Sarymar Rivera  Will attend Miami Dade College 

     “I’m going to do summer [term] and fall [term] and get my associate [degree] to transfer to FIU,” Sarymar Rivera said. “[I plan on] studying biology, track of pre-med.” 

Natalie Alguera Will attend Florida International University, Honors College 

     “I plan on majoring in communications and a dual minor in both business and international relations,” Natalie Alguera said. 

Hannah Mesa  Will attend Syracuse University 

     “I am hoping to major in illustration, and I am hoping to pursue educational children’s media,” Hannah Mesa said.  “So, work in animation, graphics or special effects.” 

     Alexandra Herrera interviewed and photographed our Town Topics talkers at the Miami Lakes Education Advisory Board’s Awards of Excellence ceremony in May. We thank you all!