Javier Rivera


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Indigenous Student, Biology
How you get to university isn’t as black and white as you think. There are tons of passageways. I spent my first year at Langara College, and I got to UBC through the Indigenous admissions program.
Advice
Take the time to try out everything.
Goal
To have a positive affect on the health of Indigenous populations in Canada.
Advice for Indigenous students
Use traditional knowledge as a basis for theories, and prove them with science.