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2023 MITRE Spotlight - Black History Month


Recognized for during Black History Month for my contributions to MITRE and in the community

2023 Scholarship Committee Chair

Gay Professional Men of Color

Served on the  Undergraduate Scholarship Committee for Gay Professional Men of Color, contributing to overseeing the entire selection process to grant scholarships to two deserving LGBTQ+ undergraduate students

2022  Featured In FIU Newspaper

Florida International University

FIU News article highlighting my accomplishments as a recipient of the Jorge and Darlene Perez Honors College Scholarship. 

2021 Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research Fellow


This fellowship underneath CreAItivity, a non-profit organization with the goal to spread awareness about the power of artificial intelligence and help solve major issues that society faces today. 

2021 Executive Board Member of the Year

Black Student Union (BSU)

This award presented by the Black Student Union recognizes the executive board member who went above and beyond in their service to BSU.

2020 NACME Scholar

National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME)

NACME partners with companies to provide scholarships, resources, and opportunities for high-achieving, underrepresented minority college students pursuing careers in engineering and computer science. By supporting their academic endeavors and professional development, NACME produces well-qualified candidates that meet today's urgent hiring demands for more diverse STEM talent.

2018  Featured In FIU Newspaper

Road to FIU ’22: Jaquan Starling

FIU News article highlighting standout members of the Class of 2022.

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