Sparkle Sillim

Bronx Community College, C’20, Liberal Arts and Sciences

Big Dream: Sparkle Sillim is a Liberal Arts and Sciences major at Bronx Community College who isinterested in pursuing a career in medicine. While growing up in Ghana, Sparkle experienced the negative impact of a lack of trained medical doctors – especially for children in need of care. Ultimately, Sparkle plans to become a pediatrician and advocate for improved access to health care and mental health services in rural areas of Ghana.

Leadership Activities

  • Vice President of Fellowship, Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society, BCC
  • Member, Accelerated Study in Associate Programs, BCC
  • Member, Accelerated Study in Associate Programs, BCC
  • Undergraduate Research Assistant, Lehman College
  • Secretary, Student Representative Council
  • Biology Student Aide, BCC
  • Vice President, Biology Club, BCC