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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.

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.

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 :)

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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