UO freshman profile: Shavonne Richmond

High school and home town: Benson Polytechnic High School, Portland, Ore. 

My academic interests include: I like subjects where you can get hands on experience, and talk in group discussions. I enjoy communications and photography

What I like to do for fun: Play volleyball, shop and go to football games.

People might be surprised to know: That I've never been to Disneyland, Disney World or Six Flags.

I chose Oregon because: It's far and close enough to home. They have inviting professors and seems like a good fit. The campus is gorgeous as well! 

My favorite band/artist: Beyonce. 

iPhone or Android: iPhone.

Scholarships I've received include: Diversity Excellence Scholarship.

When I think of Oregon, I think of: Trees, communities, and a start to success.

The thing about college I'm most looking forward to is: The amazing food on campus! (Carson)

The one personal item I must bring to college is: MacBook Air.

See more Freshmen Profiles here