Kennia Garcia

BOSTON UNIVERSITY
Class of 2018

  • Kennia traveled an hour and a half from her home to attend one of the best public schools in Chicago where, as a freshman, she was already taking classes with juniors and seniors.
  • As the first generation in her family graduate from high school, Kennia serves as a role model for her younger sibling to go on to college.
  • Passionate about global cultures and languages, she studied Italian and American sign language, was President of her Italian Club, and shadowed a Spanish translator at Cook County Court House.