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Yohan’s Bio

Yohan taught on the west side of Chicago for three years working in an high need community. Prior to teaching, Yohan served as an AmeriCorps member in City Year Chicago. Yohan believes that education is the key to success in life and it begins with a four year college degree. As College Access Associate, Yohan works with high school juniors to help them envision their success in college.

Education

Knox College, B.A. in Classics (concentration on ancient Greek)

National Louis University, M.A. in Teaching

What I Wish I Knew My First Year

“Seek the professors out when you need help and get to know them better. The relationship you build with your professors not only serve you throughout the four years in college but also later on especially if you are interested in going to graduate or professional school.

Favorite Place on Campus

My favorite place on campus was my dorm space (apartment). I often invited friends over to study together or to hang out. I enjoyed having my own space and the independency that came with it.”