February 2015

Allie Moogan
Midway High School

 

Current Sport:
Basketball

 

Favorite Coach and/or Teacher:
Mr. Moore and Mr. O’Neill

 

Area Where Your Mentor Can Help You?
She can help me with college applications and ways to get noticed by coaches.

 

Plan to Attend College / Favorite School?
Yes, I want to go to Syracuse

 

Favorite Movie:
Love and Basketball

 

Favorite Book:
Catcher in the Rye

 

Favorite Athlete:
Cappie Pondexter, Kevin Durant

 

DREAM JOB:
WNBA Player

 

 

 

La’Shaina Dickerson
Brooklyn College

 

Occupation:
Director of Special Projects – LIU Brooklyn

 

Memorable Sports Moment:
Being ranked in the NCAA Division I All Time Steals Leader

 

Favorite Coach and Teacher:
All were instrumental, but Robert “Rebel” Boyd is one of many.

 

Why Do You Mentor/ Why Are You Involved with UWG?
I mentor to give back to the community.  To help build future leaders of tomorrow.  I enjoy volunteering with UWG because I have an opportunity to work with youth who have a passion for sports.

 

Are Mentors Valuable To You?
Absolutely, everyone should be a mentor and play an instrumental role in impacting someone’s life.

 

Favorite Movie:
Life… Martin Lawrence, Eddie Murphy
Harlem Nights…Eddie Murphy

 

Favorite Book:
Bible