Meet the Class of 2024

Mariam Tigane

Hometown: New York, NY
Major: PPE with a  concentration in Globalization

Activities & Honors:

  • President – Penn African Students Association
  • National COO/Past Penn Co-President – BlackGen Capital
  • Executive Member – Students Activities Council
  • Choreographer – West African Vibe (WAVe)
  • Brother/Member – Alpha Kappa Psi (AKPsi)

Hobbies: Cooking, Intellectual discussions, walking and listening to music
Favorite Books: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Winners Take All by Anand Giridharadas
Favorite Movie: Gattaca
Favorite Food:  
Vermicelli with a veggie and chicken stew
Favorite Quote: “What’s meant for you will be.”  ~ Unknown

Plans After Penn: I would love to be an entrepreneur….but if not then most likely would go into banking.