Sharree R. Walls

Class Year: 
2013
Hometown: 
Chicago, IL
Education: 
Studied abroad in Salvador, Brazil
What brought you to Urban Studies?: 

Flexibility, interdisciplinary requirements, and the subject matter is relevant and practical to understanding how any field of study impacts surrounding communities.

Areas of interest: 

Intercultural communication and poverty alleviation

Career/Career Ambitions: 

I'd like to start my own business/organization that has an impact across sectors

Thesis Topic: 
Diversity in higher education
Fieldwork Placement: 
LIFT Philadelphia
Courses: 
Race and Ethnic Relations
Education in American Culture
Quote: 
"Urban Studies will expose you to the real challenges to creating change in today's society, inspiring you to find real answers for those challenges."- Sharree R. Walls