[Dallas ,TX – September 24th]
Student: Alexander Goodwin
Hometown : Houston, TX
Major/ Class: Policital Science / Sophomore
Alexander , a Sophmore at the Prairie View A&M University was named the Tom Joyner Foundation “Hercules Scholar ” for this week.
Mr. Goodwin is originally from Houston Texas and currently holds a 3.83 GPA atPrairie View A&M University. After earning his Bachelors degree he plans further his education by earning a master’s and doctorate degree in sociology. After finishing his post-secondary education he will go after his goal to become a distinguished college professor at an HBCU .
On the campus of PVAMU he currently is apart of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Society of Leadership and Collegiate Achievement, B.L.A.C.K.(Brothers Leading and Cultivating Knowledge), and The Political Science Club.
He also mentions some of the most influential people in his life are his parents Ronald Goodwin and Gwendolyn Goodwin. He says “they have provided him with unconditional love and support in everything that he does . Both of them are PhD’s and instilled the monumental importance of education, hard work, and sacrifice in me at a young age.”
Quote He Lives By : ” It’s not like life comes often, the only thing worse than death is a regret filled coffin”. – J.Cole