Meet the 2012 Awardees
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Chancellor Charles B. Reed Scholar
Having already received his bachelorís degree with honors from UCLA, Anthony Green is now in his second year at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, pursuing a masterís degree in educational multimedia.
Anthony is committed to serving underrepresented and community college students. His sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds of students has been developed and strengthened through his professional career, mentorship/volunteer experiences, and undergraduate and graduate studies.
Anthony volunteers as the career education advisor and student mentor for high school foster youth at Kashif University. He also volunteers in the Compton and Long Beach school districts where he teaches career and technical education skills to at-risk middle and high school students. Additionally, he counsels incoming graduate students at Cal Poly Pomona regarding career mapping and resume strategies.
While Anthonyís path has been filled with difficult obstacles, he stays focused, maintaining a 3.74 GPA and striving for his ultimate goal of creating interactive educational products.