Senior Spotlight: Academics, Athletics, Community Service Make for Rich College Experience, Says Gary Acquah

May 12th, 2014 by 
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NAME Gary Acquah

HOMETOWN Bronx, N.Y.

STUDIES Sociology major, Deaf studies minor

BEYOND THE CLASSROOM Holy Cross varsity football captain, Patriot League 360 Leadership Academy, Student Athlete Advisory Committee executive board, Big Brothers Big Sisters.

UP NEXT Working for Oracle in the Burlington, Mass., office, and continuing his involvement in Hope For US Inc., a Bronx-based nonprofit he and his brother started.

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