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Yeyya W.

Tour Guide at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona

Class of 2025

Hometown: Dakar, Senegal

Major: Journalism

Concentration: Broadcast Journalism

Secondary Major: Political Science


Favorite places in Altoona:

I love going to the thrift stores here

Fun fact:

I've lived in 3 different countries outside of the US: Tanzania, Kenya and Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)

Favorite thing about Penn State Altoona:

Being a part of the Black Student Union

Favorite food:

A dish from my home country of Senegal called "thieboudienne". It translates to "rice and fish".

I'm passionate about...

Singing Cooking and Baking Dance Writing & Reading

I'm involved with...

Black Student Union Penn State Lion Ambassadors
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