Year: Fourth year

Major: English with TESOL emphasis

Hometown: Aberdeen


Kenissa Ross chose Northern so she could focus on her academics with less financial stress. 

Kenissa received the WolfPACT scholarship, so her tuition is fully covered. Her thesis was also accepted to the National Collegiate Honors Conference. 

“I love that there is a sense of community between students and professors,” she said about Northern. “Professors here are really open to collaborating with students and I know that they are here for my success.”