Meet the Class of 2024

Taussia Boadi

Hometown: Westchester, NY
Major:  Sociology

Activities & Honors:

  • Abbot – Friars Class of 2024
  • Co-Chair – UMOJA
  • Finance Chair – Black Student League
  • Founder and VP of External Affairs – Black Ivy Coalition
  • New Member Education Chair – Alpha Iota Gamma Pre-Health Fraternity
  • Manager – Men’s Varsity Wrestling
  • Robeson Cooper Scholar
  • Health and Healthcare Fellow in Sociology
  • Research Scholar – GEAR-UP
  • Advising Fellow – Matriculate (a program that advises high-achieving, low-income high school students and helps them apply to colleges across the country)
  • Recipient – 2023 Projects for Progress Award

Hobbies: Cooking, Thrifting, Exploring new music, going to brunch
Favorite Book: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Favorite Movie: The Platform, Madea Franchise
Favorite Food:
Fufu with Peanut Butter Soup
Favorite Quote: “Remember to imagine and craft the worlds you cannot live without, just as you dismantle the ones you cannot live within.”  ~ Ruha Benjamin

Plans After Penn: Graduate school to obtain my MPH (Masters of Public Health) and MD degrees