Saleema Diallo is a sophomore at Dr. Ronald E. McNair Academic High School in Jersey City, New Jersey. She is active in her school’s Red Cross Club and loves creating latte art and having meaningful conversations with customers as a barista at her local coffee shop. Outside of school, you can find her volunteering with Welcome Home Jersey City, which provides educational, employment, and material support to refugees. Saleema also loves playing video and card games, eating out with friends and family, reading, and traveling. She plans to pursue a career in computer science. To achieve her goals, Saleema spends hours each week researching different ways to prepare for college. She loves sharing her valuable findings with other students through her position as a student writer for CollegeXpress!
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