Student Spotlight: Chandler Allred
Double Major: American Indian Studies, History
Expected Graduation Date: Spring 2023
Pronouns: He, Him, His
Nominated by Dr. Mary Ann Jacobs for having a GPA of 3.0 or higher within his major.
What motivates you to perform well academically?
I acknowledge my Tuscarora ancestors who did not have the same chances I have. I hope my efforts to succeed make them proud.
Who are some of your biggest influences/role models?
My biggest role model is my Grandmother. She grew up in a tough environment and suffered a hard marriage. Despite her misfortunes she always strived to be an amazing caretaker for my mother and myself.
What extracurricular activities are you involved in on or off campus?
I am currently the Intake Chair for the Alpha Chapter of Phi Sigma Nu Fraternity, Inc., which is the oldest and largest Native American fraternity in the U.S. Also, I am a member of the Native American Student Organization (NASO) on campus.
What are your plans after graduation?
I plan to seek employment and attend UNC-Greensboro's Museum Studies graduate school.