You can hardly fit all of the titles in one breath.
A biology major in the UNC Baccalaureate Education in Science and Teaching program, an executive board member of Carolina For the Kids Foundation, a drum major for the Marching Tar Heels and a counselor for Camp Kesem. He’s also a North Carolina Teaching Fellow and an office assistant at Ehringhaus Residence Hall.
Jean Luc Rivera is also running for Mr. UNC.
Through Preemie Prints, Rivera hopes to use student photographers to take photos for families with premature infants. He said his inspiration for the project is partly from looking around his own home and seeing all the pictures of him as an infant and realizing not every family has the chance to capture those moments.
“Working with Dance Marathon, I’ve been able to see all the stress and pressure these families go through,” he said. “And I want to do something to help alleviate that stress and help them have the same memories that I am privileged enough to have.”