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Rafael Zayas, Cheyney University- c/o 2012, Mass Communications

Rafael  Zayas, Cheyney University- c/o 2012, Mass Communications

Name : Rafael Zayas

HBCU : Cheyney University

Graduation Year : 2012

Major : Mass Communications

1

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

I heard about HBCUs from my Football coach

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2

Why did you choose an HBCU over a pwi?*

Initially to play football

Rafael  Zayas, Cheyney University- c/o 2012, Mass Communications
3

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

Besides being the first puertorican to join Omega Psi Phi, Cheyney Gave me an oportunity to grow and practice my leadership skills, in a real life environment.

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?*

Dr Clarence Harris (pg.16) , was especially influential, with his true tales of working in the industry and brought alot of prospective to our place in time.

6

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

In highschool

Vocational Industrial Clubs of America
Football
Wrestling
Baseball,
I did it cause I always wanted to go to college.

7

Best restaurants on/near campus? Best dishes?

The cafeteria food, was great for a kid that grew up on free public school lunches.

8

College crush?

Dont wanna say she is a married woman now.

 

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