Hi! My name is Jerome Smalls and I am a McDonough peer ambassador. Hometown: Charleston, SC Class: Sophomore Major:Marketing & Finance
The Male Development Association; The Black Student Alliance; After School Kids Program; GUSA’s Entrepreneurship Policy Team
Interesting Fact About Me:
I love to give motivational speeches; I’ve even been paid to do some in the past!
What made you choose Georgetown's McDonough School of Business?
During my GAAP weekend I was introduced to a senior in McDonough who gave me real and genuine advice. That encounter, along with the others I experienced that weekend, showed me the authenticity of the people who I would soon be calling my peers.
What are the best things about being a Hoya?
One of the best things about being a Hoya has to be the alumni network that is willing to go the extra mile to see you succeed!
Why do you love D.C.?
Honestly, the culture and energy that oozes out of DC is what made me fall in love with it!
Share a defining and/or transformative classroom/educational moment?
A defining moment for me at Georgetown came when I was able to start my own organization, and prove to myself that I have what it takes to be a leader on this campus.
What is your advice to incoming Hoyas?
Always remind yourself of the value you bring to campus! Remember, we need you more than you need us and your uniqueness is what sets you apart.