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Ahad A.

Tour Guide at Florida Southern College

Class of 2022

Hometown: Portland, OR

Major: Healthcare Administration

Secondary Major: Psychology


Involvement (clubs/organizations):

Southern Ambassadors (of course), Student Government Association, Theta Chi Fraternity, Association of Campus Entertainment, Psychology Club, Health Occupation Students of America, College Democrats.

Why Florida Southern?

My favourite cousin had moved down to the Tampa area during college application season and told me to apply to a school down in Florida for fun. I searched "Florida" on the Common Application website and chose a random school. Florida Southern was the one I clicked on and it was the best decision of my life. I came down for Scholar's Weekend and fell in love with the campus. I particularly enjoy the small class sizes of no more than 35 people, more one on one interactions with my professors and the small knit community where everyone knows who I am :)

In my spare time I like to...

Binge watch Netflix or go to the Hollis Wellness Center

What is your favorite spot/thing to do in Lakeland?

Apart from strolling through the beautiful gardens and paths at Florida Southern, I love getting pizza from Palace Pizza. Their New York styled pizza is to die for. I highly recommend their garlic knots.

I'm involved with...

Health Occupation Students of America Theta Chi Fraternity College Democrats Psychology Club Association of Campus Entertainment Student Government
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