Djion A. Holness is a class of 2015 graduate from Ramapo High School. She is currently a junior at the University of Connecticut. Within the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources (CAHNR), she is an Animal Science major on the Pre-Veterinary Medicine track. Djion is a member of the Poultry Club and the Pre-Veterinary Medicine club. Outside of her involvement in CAHNR, Djion is a member of the Voices of Freedom Gospel Choir, Nubian Dance Team, and the UConn Red Cross Club. She is also the Community Outreach Director for the National Counsel of Negro Women.
High School Attended: Ramapo High School, NY
Favorite Dairy Bar Ice Cream Flavor: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
Three Pieces of Advice for Prospective Students:
- Don’t be afraid to ask questions, no matter the situation.
- Try new things; even if they are outside of your comfort zone.
- Take advantage of all of the resources that UConn has to offer.