New Zealand, 2015
Current Place of Residence: New York
University: University of Texas at Austin
Current/Recent Course: Bachelor of Architecture
Jessica completes her Bachelor of Architecture in May 2015, at the University of Texas at Austin. She gained a full athletic scholarship in 2010 and competes for the Varsity Women's Rowing Team. This year she received the Big 12 Conference's Dr. Gerald Lage Academic Achievement Award. At Oxford, Jessica's studies will focus on environmental change and management. She is interested in the world's environmental and social management issues and plans to be an architect and a rigorous environmental leader. In Austin, Jessica helped create an organization called Student Voice with the goal of inspiring students to have a voice in the community. She is currently in New York City, gaining school credit for an internship at Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects.