I’m a first-generation Haitian American. My parents came to the United States in the 1970s and were both college graduates. Growing up, I did not have a clear vision of what I wanted to do after high school, but my parents were clear that I was going to college. In high school, I was a good student with a lot of extracurricular activities and great recommendations, but I did not score as high as I wanted to on the SATs.
Read Class of 2004 alumnus Schiller C. Joseph's own words on his inspiration and how he gives back to the community and Geneseo in the summer issue of the Geneseo Scene.