Acing the Undergrad

Your Personal Mentor

by Emeka V. Anazia & Carrie V. Anazia



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 8/27/2013

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5x8
Page Count : 76
ISBN : 9781491811085
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 76
ISBN : 9781491811078

About the Book

Take a deep breath. You are entering one of the most exciting, challenging, and important chapters of your life. What you do during your years of college will directly impact your future. You have the responsibility and power to shape your destiny. Many people unfortunately don’t realize this until it is too late, and inevitably waste their college experience. So what do you do now? How do you make the most out of your experience?

This is where Acing The Undergrad: Your Personal Mentor comes into play. Emeka and Carrie Anazia both graduated from college Summa Cum Laude, were heavily involved with extracurricular activities (including holding leadership positions and mentorship roles), and worked part time jobs, while thoroughly enjoying every moment of their college lives. In this book, Emeka and Carrie will be your personal mentors to guide you through your journey. Acing The Undergrad: Your Personal Mentor is based on ten specific skills, or college fundamentals, that must be mastered in order to become a successful college student. These college fundamentals address areas such as managing your time, classroom etiquette, and expanding your network.

In addition, Emeka and Carrie supplement the fundamentals by specifying personal examples of how they both came to mastering each of those skills, and how mastering them greatly impacted their college lives. Also provided are practical tips on how to apply each of those ten skills to your college experience to help you achieve excellence and reach your full potential. If you follow them consistently, you will accomplish your goals, get the most out of college, and ultimately ACE the undergrad!



About the Author

Emeka Anazia

Emeka Anazia was born June 2, 1990 in Battle Creek, Michigan. He was raised in Columbus Ohio, and also spent six years living in Topeka, Kansas. In 2008, Emeka was accepted into North Carolina A&T State University’s School of Business and Economics. As an honor student, Emeka maintained a 3.8 G.P.A. while being heavily involved in extracurricular activities and having a job. He held leadership positions each year in SGA and various honor societies, including Junior Class President and American Marketing Association President. Emeka held mentorship jobs during all of his college semesters. He also studied abroad in Singapore & Malaysia. In 2012, Emeka graduated from North Carolina A&T summa cum laude, with a B.S. Degree in Supply Chain Management with over $20,000 in scholarship money won after enrollment. Now Emeka lives in Winston Salem, NC as a corporate employee, author, and real estate investor.

Carrie Anazia

Carrie Anazia was born November 7, 1988 in Winston Salem, North Carolina. In 2007, she was accepted into North Carolina A&T State University’s School of Education as an honor student, with a full scholarship of $26,000. While in college, Carrie held leadership positions in various honor societies and professional organizations. Carrie also  studied abroad in Ghana, Singapore, Malaysia, France, and Italy. In addition to making excellent grades, Carrie was involved in tutoring and mentoring during all four years of college with organizations such as AmeriCorps and Upward Bound. In 2011, Carrie graduated from A&T with a 4.0 G.P.A. as valedictorian, with a B.S. degree in Elementary Education and Special Education. Carrie then earned her Master’s degree in Curriculum and Teaching: Elementary Education at Columbia University’s Teacher’s College in the city of New York. Carrie is currently teaching Exceptional Children in Winston Salem, NC.