Eljin Rhymes is a junior Industrial Engineering major at Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FAMU). He’s also the Collegiate Council Co-VP of Scholarship Development with the National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS); an Ambassador for the Tallahassee Future Leaders Academy; and founder of the poetry group The Brazen Writers. Eljin recently completed a summer internship through the Lockheed Martin STEM Scholar program as a Supply Chain Engineer and is currently working there part-time studying industrial engineering in the hopes of someday being able to design solutions for communities struck by natural disasters. Alongside his rigorous academic life, Eljin is a linebacker on the FAMU football team.
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