College of Education Student Ambassador
Meet Rachael Aettuvallil
Hometown: Sharjah, UAE
Major/certification area and anticipated graduation year: Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, Summer 2025
Why did you choose to attend UT Arlington?
- Heard a lot of amazing reviews of UTA. UTA is also accredited.
What is your favorite thing about the College of Education?
- The helpful faculty
Who is your favorite professor or staff member?
- Peggy Semingson
What class have you enjoyed the most?
- EDUC 5309
What activities or hobbies do you participate in outside of class?
- Art, cooking/ baking, nail art
What are your plans after graduation? When you think about your future career in education, what excites you the most?
- Becoming a special education teacher. I love the good morning hugs from my students.
What is the one thing you think a prospective Education student needs to know?
- It might get tough sometimes but you've got this!
Have you overcome any challenges that you feel would help inspire other Education majors?
- Thankfully no challenges so far.
Have you received any scholarships/grants to help you pay for school?