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Monique Arrington, Wilberforce University- c/o 2013, Music

Monique  Arrington, Wilberforce University- c/o 2013, Music

Name : Monique Arrington

HBCU : Wilberforce University

Graduation Year : 2013

Major : Music


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

I first learned about HBCUs from my parents. My parents graduated from Wilberforce University in Ohio.

Dr James Arthur Williams
Dr James Arthur Williams

Why did you choose an HBCU over a pwi?*

I chose to attend a HBCU over a PWI honestly because I wanted to experience life like the television show “Different World


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

It hasn’t been easy, there have been a lot of ups and downs but I believe that’s what makes you a stronger and more focused person. I have met so many wonderful people whom I have grown to love.

Dr. Eugenia Shittu Dean, Arts & Sciences
Dr. Eugenia Shittu Dean, Arts & Sciences

"First time" experiences at your HBCU?*



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

I have had several inspirational professors that have pushed me to the limits. The two most influential are Dr. Eugenia Shittu and James Arthur Williams.


Best restaurants on/near campus? Best dishes?

In the town which was 15min from the campus driving there was a Burger King,Perkins, Chinese Place, McDonalds, and Lee’s Famous Recipe.

If none of those options were available we cooked in the room.


College crush?

This question will not be answered…but he knows!!!


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