September 2014 Student Spotlight

Jahangir Habib, Williams College


High School:?Santa Monica High School
JK Center:?West
College Attending in the fall:?Williams College, Williamstown, MA
High School Activities:
– 4 years Cross Country: captain
– 4 years of Track
– 4 years of choir
– Top Ensemble: section leader

Favorite Hobby:?Reading comic books
Favorite Quote:?“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.”

What during high school best helped you achieve success?:
“During high school, I held myself accountable for every decision I made and accepted zero excuses for anything less than the best I could do.”

What advice do you have for incoming/current high school students to succeed?
“Stay ahead of the game rather than chase everyone down from behind.”

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