Studies

Human Biology, Health, and Society

Hometown

Watsonville, CA

Contact Information

rp457@cornell.edu

Rigoberto is a rising senior in the College of Human Ecology majoring in Human Biology, Health, and Society. He currently serves as the Recruitment Chair for La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc. His work with the Latinx and medical community continues with his position as the founder and active Co-Chair of the Science Organization of Latinos (SOL). Rigoberto has also represented Cornell University as a delegate to the Latinx Ivy League Conference (2013) and the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (2015), planned the 2nd annual New York State Latino Leadership Summit, conducted research in the Rodriguez Lab (2014-2015), and served as the Ambassador Chair for the African, Latino, Asian, Native American (ALANA) Intercultural Board (2014-2015). On his free time, he enjoys dancing with the Sabor Latino Dance Ensemble.