Lake Erie College
Jasmine is a junior at Lake Erie College. Her major is, Early Childhood Pre K-3rd with a 4-5 endorsement and a TESOL endorsement. Her minor is English. She maintains a 3.78 G.P.A.
Jasmine is an active volunteer for the Painesville City Local Schools. She states in her essay: “It is a passion of mine to give back to my community of Painesville, Ohio and I do that by donating to local churches, volunteering, recycling, caring for the feline community and minimizing my eco footprint.”
In December of 2019 Jasmine served on a medical mission trip, spending a week in Danli, Honduras where she and 30 other volunteers gave medical attention and supplies to 910 residents. She states that the experience dramatically changed her perspective on life.
Jasmine will use the grant monies to purchase a meal plan on campus so she can have a meal between her morning and afternoon classes. The remainder will be used to purchase textbooks.
One of her instructors commented that she has the head and heart of a teacher.