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Rashida S. Jenkins


Rashida S. Jenkins has achieved many distinctions while a student at Roxbury Community College. She is the President of RCC’s prestigious Phi Theta Kappa Alpha Iota Mu Chapter and a Recipient of the 2014 All-State Phi Theta Kappa Academic Team Award. A single mother of a young child, Rashida is Student Representative for the Honors Program Committee and a Scholarship Member of the One Family Scholars Program. Rashida will graduate this May with an Associate of Arts Degree in Health Careers. She will continue her academic career at the University of Massachusetts Boston where she will pursue a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree. Rashida’s long-term goal is to complete a Master’s of Science in Nursing Degree and establish a career in women’s health and prenatal care.  Reflecting on her time at RCC, Rashida says, “Roxbury Community College has helped me to gain confidence in myself and create a solid foundation of academic excellence. It has truly been the gateway, unlocking the reality of my dreams.”

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Rashida Jenkins and Senator Michael O. Moore    


  Rashida Jenkins, Sarah Collins Rudolph (Alabama KKK bombing survivor) and State Rep. Gloria Fox

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