Kindall McHenry has a laugh at DWNTWN Social on Nov. 20. Photo by: Latifa Waithera

Rebecca is a senior at the University of Tampa. She is set to graduate this December with a degree in Psychology. Rebecca is also the president of the University’s African Student Association. Although she is not African herself, this organization means a great deal to her. However, with the pandemic, things had to change.

Rebecca in an African Dashiki in front of Plant Hall on Nov. 22. Photo By: Latifa Waithera

Why did you join the ASA?

Initially, I joined the ASA because I wanted to learn more about different African countries and their culture. …


University of Tampa tour guide answers questions asked by potential students at Plant Hall while social distancing on Nov. 6. Photo by: Latifa Waithera

Tampa resident rides her bike through downtown Tampa on Oct. 30. Photo by: Latifa Waithera

Sydney Livingston is a 20-year-old Biology major at the University of Tampa. She had plans to do a study abroad in London this semester, but her plans had to change because of COVID-19.

Sydney Livingston studying by the Tampa Bay Riverwalk on Oct. 28. Photo by: Latifa Waithera

Why did you apply for a study abroad?

I applied for a study abroad program because I love traveling and I’m graduating from UT early. My high school offered dual enrollment and AP courses and I graduated with 48 college credits, putting me a year and a half ahead. Most biology majors are never given the opportunity to study abroad because of the strict course schedules and…


Tamps residents watch the Halloween parade from the steps of the Southard Family Building at the University of Tampa on Oct. 24. Photo by: Latifa Waithera

Tampa resident enjoying the town view from the edge of the Hillsborough River. Photo By: Latifa Waithera

Student studying at the Palm courtyard in the University of Tampa on Oct. 15 Photo By: Latifa Waithera

University of Tampa student walks across campus with her mail on Oct 11. Photo By: Latifa Zain

Tampa resident takes her dog for a walk at the University of Tampa Riverwalk on Oct 7. Photo By: Latifa Waithera

Latifa Waithera

Journalism Major at the University of Tampa

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