knight

ARIELLE
KNIGHT

HOMETOWN:
Stone Mountain, GA
HIGH SCHOOL:
The Westminster Schools
MAJOR:
African American Studies and International Relations Certificate
THESIS:
Social mobilization of Afro-Latino an African Diasporic Peoples in Argentina.
ACTIVITIES:
I am a member of the Isis Women of Color Dance Troupe and the Women of Color Collective.  For the past two years I have helped to plan the Student of Color admitted student program. I am also a member of the black student's association. I am a part of the event staff crew and participate in the spoken word poetry community.
OUTSIDE
WESLEYAN:
I enjoy traveling throughout Latin America learning about the different dialects of Spanish that are spoken in different countries.  While I am in my hometown, I am involved with reproductive justice activism and outreach with an organization called Sister Song Reproductive Health Collective.
AFTER
WESLEYAN:
After leaving Wesleyan I plan to spend a year or two working or volunteering in South America, perhaps with the Peace Corps.  I hope to use this time to focus my interests and prepare for either law school or graduate school.
FAV WES EXPERIENCE:
I remember my freshman year as a resident of 200 Church sitting on Foss Hill with my whole house. We were watching the meteor shower and yelling and screaming because we were so excited.  I never felt happier to be at Wesleyan with all of those amazing people.
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