De'Neshia Strawter

Stepping Into Her Power

"Be patient with yourself. Nothing comes overnight; you have to be understanding with yourself. It's okay to struggle ."

Quick Facts

Featured in: Math Is The Plug (March 2021)

Current Role: senior year Electrical Engineering student at University of Arkansas


  • B.S. in Mathematics at Fort Valley State University, Cooperative Developmental Energy Program

Interests: electrical engineering, real estate

In our March 2021 – Math Is The Plug box, De’Neshia describes how she got into a 3-2 Scholarship Program at Fort Valley State. When she graduates University of Arkansas, she’ll have TWO degrees! She tells us about how she’s focused on the transmission and distribution side of electrical engineering.

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“Focus on what is in the now and be present, because all of that stuff is going to play a part in your decision making”

Check out our March 2021 – Math Is The Plug box to see De’Neshia Strawter’s FULL interview!