USD Student Woman of Impact: Ella Guimond
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
INSIDE USD--Upon her Fall 2009 arrival at USD, Ella Guimond was 3,000 miles from her Amherst, Mass., hometown, knew nobody in San Diego, instantly experienced what appeared to be a lack of community on campus and quickly felt she’d made a mistake on her college decision.
Today, Guimond, a senior Ethnic Studies major with minors in Spanish and Peace and Justice Studies, says that her goal before she graduates from USD in May is to pass along everything she can to USD newcomers and help them realize that building community starts with you.(Full Story)