Briana Rodriguez ‘20

Hometown: Streamwood, IL
Major: Legal Studies
Future Plans: Become an immigration lawyer

The University of Illinois Springfield has empowered Briana Rodriguez to become an advocate for issues she believes are important. The sophomore legal studies major recently participated a rally in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program at the Illinois State Capitol. On campus, Rodriguez is a member of the Capital Scholars Honors Program, marketing director for the Organization of Latin American Students, a member the Hispanic/Latinx Mentorship Program and Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority, Inc. Following graduation from UIS, Rodriguez would like to attend law school and become an immigration lawyer.

Leadership is lived at UIS. Every day.

 

Posted on October 24, 2017