Christina RamseyDavid and Terri Mendez UH Tier One Scholarship Endowment
I am a currently a junior at the University of Houston in the Honors program. I studied in the International Baccalaureate program at Humble High school. I truly desire to make a difference in the world and the community in which I belong. I love to travel and have been fortunate enough to visit eight other countries, and I am still adding to that list.
I am a highly motivated person and I inspired by the world around me. I hope to one day see the rest of the world and make a difference everywhere I go.
Awards and Honors
I was selected this summer to attend BP’S Discovery Days Leadership Training in Houston. It was very enlightening and really showcased the energy industry. It was a great experience!
I had the honor of receiving my first MECE summer internship with TIMKEN. The experience was extremely helpful and I loved working for them. They have asked me to work part-time for them during this semester and I am thrilled.
English is my primary language but I am literate in Spanish.I would like to study abroad in Europe.Two summers ago, I had the incredible opportunity to travel to England and participate in the St. Hugh’s College summer programme in Oxford.
I am looking forward to exploring the various research topics.
I plan to go to graduate school in England and receive a Master’s of International Business.
Scholarships awarded in 2013
Honors Fund Scholarship, BP’s Discovery Days Scholarship, The S.I.P. Charitable Foundation Scholarship as well as the “Engines of our Ingenuity” sponsored by John Lienhard. I had the privilege to meet him in person and he is an incredible man of knowledge and inspiration. Check out his radio broadcast! http://www.uh.edu/engines/