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Student Life

Jordan Moran

Hometown

Chicago, IL

Major/Minor

Math & Education

Campus Activities

Black Men’s Group, Varsity Basketball, Mailroom Worker, Sports Center front desk worker, Project Lead participant

Hobbies

Chess, Spades, Basketball

Why did you choose to come to Lake Forest College?

I came to Lake Forest because I could go to a school close to home and be at a school with a really good business program. I also would be able to continue playing basketball for a collegiate team.

Why did you want to be a First Connection Peer Mentor?

To give students the extra help I wish I had as an incoming freshman. There were many things that, if I’d known of them, I would’ve taken advantage of when I first got to campus. I have the opportunity to make sure that many freshman do not look back thinking the same thing I am now.

What academic advice do you have for our incoming First Connection mentees?

Use the resources that are available to you on campus. These resources have helped me get to where I am now and where I can end up once I leave.

What do you advocate for?

To help provide students, who do not have the opportunity, with the education they deserve.