The 2017 Black and Gold Court
Hello! My name is Jarah Nicole Whitehead! I am a 3rd year Pre-health Biochemistry Major and Miss Gold 2018! My platform is to benefit and to support the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society that strives to find a cure for common blood cancers, such as leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma.
Hi I'm Daisha White! I'm a 3rd year, Computer Science Major and Miss Black and Gold 2018! My platform is The Solid Gold STEMinst. The most neglected human being in America is the black woman, or more specifically, the black woman Computer Scientist, Mathematician, or Engineer. With my platform, The Solid Gold STEMinist, I will uphold the scholarship aim of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. by way of scholarship to help encourage women to enter the STEM field and to help increase the retention rate of women in STEM.
Hi! My name is Josslyn Lally and I am a second year Biomedical Engineer at Georgia Tech! I’m involved in many organization with the initiative to help students develop personally as well as academically. Alongside that, I strive to give back to different communities financially through working on scholarships and funds for organ transplants, which I am most passionate about.