Nia Francis '17
Anthropology and Environmental Policy
Harlem, New York
Why I chose Union:
Honestly, it was love at first sight. When I was deciding between colleges, I had no idea what I wanted from a school. An overnight stay as an admitted student helped me realize that Union was the place for me.
Fiji Term Abroad, Civil Rights Mini-Term
The wonderful Dr. Janet Grigsby, because we are both so passionate about research in New Orleans.
“Medical Anthropology,” because I learned that different cultures view the body in very different and unique ways. It also helped me understand Western medicine.
Collecting and reading quotes
Favorite place on campus:
Ozone House, because it a theme house filled with so many students passionate about the environment and social justice.
Favorite local restaurant:
Bombers Burrito Bar
Favorite food on campus: