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Aminata moved from Chicago, IL to Columbus, OH to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology while doing Pre-Medicine requirements at Ohio State University. She is a first-generation college student who is very dedicated to her school and work. She loves to travel and eat all sorts of food from around the world. She also enjoys music, especially Reggae, shopping and adrenaline-rush activities. Aminata loves kids and plans to work with them in her future. During her free time, she volunteers at Grant Children’s Hospital with premature babies. Once she graduates, Aminata plans on applying to Medical School or Physician’s Assistant School depending on where her journey leads her.


Golda was born and raised in Ghana and then moved to the United States at 16, where she graduated Thomas Worthington High School.  She is currently a fourth year psychology major at the Ohio State University, Newark. After graduating with her Bachelor of Science, she plans to attend graduate school and pursue an advanced degree in industrial organizational psychology. She enjoys traveling, eating good food, reading and listening to music.