Mariah Muhammad graduated from the Akron Public Schools in 2018. After high school, she attended The Ohio State University through the Young Scholars Program. This upcoming May, Mariah will be graduating with a degree in Criminal Justice and a minor in History. Additionally, she is graduating with another degree in English Literature with a minor is Professional Writing. She plans to move to New York this summer to professionally begin her career in journalism.

We asked Mariah, "How do you believe Project GRAD Akron helped you during your high school years, and beyond?"