Eliza is 17 years old and lives in Roxbury. She is currently in the 12th grade and attends Snowden International. In her school she is involved in student government as class vice president, plays softball and community service. If she could strengthen anything in her school it would be the faculty to student relationships as this bond can have tremendous effects on learning. She has an open minded outlook that allows her to see/understand others in a compassionate way. In five years should would like to have graduated from college and work on getting her graduates degree; eventually earning her teacher’s license. Eliza is someone who strands up for what she believes in as well as against injustice.