Maritza Trujillo

Maritza Trujillo

November 2020

Maritza Trujillo

Class Status: Senior

Major: Biology with a concentration of cellular and molecular

Campus Programs/Involvements: STEM Scholars and CSI³ Leadership Club (President)

Career Goal: I would like to become a surgical technician.

Hobbies: I like to spend time with my family and friends. I enjoy horseback riding.

How has CSI³ helped you?
CSI³ has helped me come out of my comfort zone. I always strive for the best and never give up.
What keeps you motivated and positive throughout life’s hardships? My family keeps me motivated. They encourage me to never give up, to always push for the best and to never settle for less. What keeps me motivated is knowing that my career goal will give me the opportunity to give back the community.

What advice would you like to give to your fellow scholars?
To always look for different opportunities and to never stop trying because if one door closes, another will open.

What are your plans after graduation?
My plan is to attend medical school after graduation.