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Devon -Amos, Claflin University- c/o 2013, Accounting

Devon -Amos, Claflin University- c/o 2013, Accounting

Name : Devon -Amos

HBCU : Claflin University

Graduation Year : 2013

Major : Accounting

1

Where are you from? Who introduced you to HBCUs?*

Harlem USA spent tons of summers in the south.

CEO/Business OWner Devon-Amos Mccovery-Gibbs
CEO/Business OWner Devon-Amos Mccovery-Gibbs
2

Why did you choose an HBCU over a pwi?*

My grandmother she said no college no money lml All of my friends from south kakki went there so it helped.

Devon-Amos Mccovery-Gibbs during his years at Claflin College (88-92)
Devon-Amos Mccovery-Gibbs during his years at Claflin College (88-92)
3

What is the story of your "experience" at Your HBCU given its heralded status as a stellar and prestigious institution?*

Wow so many, I learned that family doesn’t have to be a blood relative. I have acquired lots of extra brothers and sisters from attending Claflin College. That question just had my memories going crazy

4

"First time" experiences at your HBCU?*

N/A

5

Who are the professors that have impacted your life in and out of the classroom? How did they do that?*

My acct. Teacher he told me you as a Blackman need to be a leader and never bow your head break down all walls

6

What sports and/or extra curricular activities did you do in High School? And why?

That’s when I formed Hollywoods Sports Foundation, where I build young men and future leaders through sports. Basketball because I wanted to be MJ. I was close I got Kutt by the Memphis Grizzlies in 01

7

Best restaurants on/near campus? Best dishes?

Gotta keep it real. Sizzler and shoneys. Steak and pancakes n grits.

8

College crush?

Didn’t have one I was very popular amongst the ladies I was their crush

 

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