S. Jakelin Bonilla
Jakelin Bonilla is a proud Tar Heel from Siler City, NC. She graduated in May 2012 with a major in Global Studies and a minor in Entrepreneurship. While a student she worked as a Senior Intern in the Bonners Program during its pilot year. She was also involved as a mentor in the Scholar Latino Initiative and Co-Chair of the Great Decisions program. While at UNC, she also volunteered and conducted ethnographic research in Central and South America through the Burch Fellowship Program and Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship. She loves to immerse in vibrant cultures and is fascinated by indigenous communities.