Oluwasola Ogundare is from Newark, New Jersey, and his parents are immigrants from Nigeria, a part of the Yoruba ethnic group. He is currently a freshman at Cornell University studying Operations Research with a minor in Financial Engineering. He aspires to work in the finance industry, possibly in investment banking as a Financial Advisor. At Cornell, he is a part of the National Society of Black Engineers, a Diversity Program called Bridge Scholars for African Americans in the college of engineering, BlackGen Capital, and Cornell Run Club. Outside of the classroom and studying, he loves to hang out with friends, play table tennis, read books and manga, watch soccer and track races, thrift, and have deep conversations. Olu writes a blog series for STC here.