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Student Spotlight – Jocelyn Montejo


Jocelyn Montejo

Lake Forest College, Asian studies

GSEF Fellow, Cohort 2 

"Focus on doing what you love and don't focus on what you haven't done, but on what you will do."


How would you describe yourself in a few sentences?

You may find me Googling cute cafes or pictures cats wearing clothes but it's important to note that it is all vital for my research focusing on Latin American and Asian relations. Is it me just procrastinating? ABSOLUTELY not.

If you had to teach someone one thing, what would you teach them?

How to do a really cool magic trick. If you ever find yourself in a situation where you can't find anything to talk about or want to break the ice a cool magic trick is the way to go!

What's the best advice someone has given to you?

Focus on doing what you love and don't focus on what you haven't done, but on what you will do.

What will your legacy be?

Someone who had fun doing what she loves.

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