Intercultural Relations

Tina Ota

Area(s) of Study

Majors: International Relations and African Studies, Minor: Educational Studies


Akashi, Japan


Singing, Acoustic Guitar, Basketball, Rock Climbing

Why did you choose Lake Forest College?

I chose Lake Forest College because there are many interesting classes in International Relations major.

What do you advocate for?

Women's empowerment and children's rights

Why did you decide to be a First Connection Mentor?

I chose to be a First Connection Mentor because I want to support students who have similar struggles as I had when I came to Lake Forest College.

Advice for incoming students

College can be challenging, but you are never alone!