Chuks Uzoka

Richmond, Texas

I chose Cornell and AAP because I am fascinated by many of the topics that AAP covers and felt it would be the best place to embark on my journey.

Why did you choose Cornell and AAP?

I chose Cornell and AAP because I am fascinated by many of the topics that AAP covers and felt it would be the best place to embark on my journey of gaining knowledge of these subjects.

What inspired you to join the field of city and regional planning?

I want to be a part of those who design and plan the setup of urbanized areas, and also want to gain knowledge about exactly how these things are done.

What are your extracurricular interests and how have you incorporated them into your college life?

I play basketball and will be playing here at Cornell. I also love to draw and make music.

What do you hope to accomplish during your time at AAP and after graduation?

I hope to accomplish my goal of simply knowing as much as I possibly can about the urban and regional studies major and all that it entails.