Studies

Human Development

Hometown

Las Vegas, NV

Contact Information

shm95@cornell.edu

Sami faithfully serves his community as the current President of the Alpha Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., in addition to serving on the Alpha Phi Alpha Memorial Scholarship Committee that awards over $31,000 in scholarships to students from underrepresented backgrounds. Outside of Alpha, Sami is a SWAG mentor, working to increase the retention and graduation rates among Black men at Cornell and a member of the Coalition of Pan-African Scholars, helping to create awareness of the rich cultural diversity, history, and present state of Africa. Sami held previous positions as a member of Cornell’s EMS and Board Member of the Cornell Peer Review Board.