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Nkem Story

25 to 25: Becoming the Woman I Want to Be

In exactly 23 days I will turn 25-years-old. Twenty-Five. Vingt-Cinq ans. A quarter of a century. It’s just crazy. The Versions of Me In some ways, I still feel like the passionate, wide-eyed 18-year-old that first skipped off to college, excited to embrace a…

December 11, 2017
Nkem Story

For 2017, I’m Doing Character Goals

It's half way through the year, and I wanted to take some time to reflect on the goals I set for myself this year. Instead of a detailed list of goals broken into categories like I did last year, I chose 5 character traits…

July 3, 2017
Nkem Story Travel

As I board the plane for France…

As my last few hours in the U.S. come to a close, I reflect on this summer and look forward to my time in France. This is going to be my first time in Europe and I feel something I've never felt when embarking…

September 20, 2015
Food for Thought Nkem Story

This Diploma

This Diploma is not a reward. Nor is it an award. It is a promise to myself and a responsibility to humanity. Never take for granted the power and privilege of an education. With great power comes great responsibility. To myself. To my community. To my nations.…

June 23, 2015