The Region 5 Stars have finally arrived! We are ready to go and have some very exciting things planned for the summer. Here’s just a few things about us for now:

 Ebere Agwuncha

“I’m ready to extend my hands using my evolving and developed set of skills throughout the community this is summer and onward!”

WHERE I’M FROM: Chicago, Ilinois

MAJOR(S): Industrial Design with a concentration in User Experience

WHAT I DO FOR FUN: Watercolor, Volleyball, take pictures of flowers, thrift, eat chocolate

SPECIAL INVOLVEMENTS WITHIN MY COMMUNITY: Volunteering at the Food Pantry, Kiwanis Club, Social Networking Chair for Industrial Design Sketch Club, IDSA, and BUILD

Joi Latson

“I’m excited to combine my passion for health, languages, and food to provide a space for people to learn how to grow and prepare whole foods and prioritize their health.”

WHERE I’M FROM: St. Louis, Missouri

MAJOR(S): Global Resource Systems & Spanish with a minor in Nutritional Science

WHAT I DO FOR FUN: baking, watching Food Network, hiking

SPECIAL INVOLVEMENTS WITHIN MY COMMUNITY: Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority Incorporated, Student Government, Women in Science and Engineering, Honors Ambassador, Global Ambassador for Department of World Languages and Cultures

Rebecca Wallace

“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to hone my teaching skills, gain more experience with diverse learners, and use my knowledge to assist community members.”

WHERE I’M FROM: Bussey, Iowa

MAJOR(S): Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies, Licensure Option with a minor in Culinary Food Science

WHAT I DO FOR FUN: Watch the Food Network and Netflix, bake, sew, craft, kayak, and read

SPECIAL INVOLVEMENTS WITHIN MY COMMUNITY: Phi Upsilon Omicron Honor Society, Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society, College of Human Sciences Representative, Family and Consumer Sciences Club