Name: Dr. Shakira Lynn
HBCU attended: South Carolina State University
Hometown: Athens, Georgia
Shakira’s HBCU experience: “Attending South Carolina State as an undergraduate provided the foundation that I needed to grow as a woman. I enjoyed working alongside other motivated students to solidify my career in nursing and obtain my Bachelors degree. My parents did not attend college, so I was determined to achieve that accomplishment for my family. I went on to obtain a Masters in Nursing and ultimately a Doctorate Degree in Nursing. ”
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