Wellesley College, C'20, Pre-Law; Women's and Gender Studies Minor 
LaGuardia Community College, C’17, Liberal Arts: Social Science and Humanities
Vassar College, Exploring Transfer Program, C'16

Big Dream: Ninotska is pursuing an Associate’s Degree in Liberal Arts, Social Science, and Humanities at LaGuardia Community College. An active volunteer both on and off-campus, Ninotska is passionate about creating new activities that help students to continue in the right direction and receive support.  She considers the advancement of justice for LGBTQ individuals, particularly immigrants, to be her life’s mission. After earning her bachelor’s degree, Ninotska plans on becoming a lawyer focused on advocacy for LGBTQ equality. 

Leadership Activities:

  • Member, Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society 
  • Member, Honors Student Advisory Committee
  • Institutional Giving, Strategy, and Evolution Intern, American Folk Art Museum
  • Ambassador, President's Society, LaGCC
  • Member, Translatina Network
  • Assistant, Math Professor, LaGCC
  • Facilitator, Women's Center, LaGCC
  • Coordinator, LaGuardia Community College Sanctuary
  • Volunteer, NYCares
  • Volunteer, Middle Collegiate Church
  • Volunteer, Sylvia Rivera Law Project
  • Volunteer, AIDS Center of Queens County
  • Researcher, Daniel Dromm Collection, LaGCC Wagner Archives
  • Intern, American Folk Art Center
  • Member, Queer Council and Advisory Board, WC
  • Translator, Wellesley Center for Women, WC
  • Public Relations Chair, Davis Scholar Class Council, WC