My name is Zoya Raja. I am 21 years old female. I was born and raised in Pakistan until October 2016, when I moved to the United States. Urdu is my first language. I graduated from James Madison High School in June 2018. I am a student at City Tech pursuing a BTECH degree, majoring in Databases. I am graduating in June 2022 from City Tech with a BTECH degree. After graduation, I plan to apply for a master’s degree in Database management systems. I am currently doing an internship through RFCUNY at the DSS (Department of Social Services) Tech Department.

My name is Leonardo Valencia. I am on my way to completing a Bachelor’s degree (BTech) in Computer Operations focusing on software development. I work Full time as a Service Desk Agent. This requires me to answer calls from users and emails, troubleshoot and resolve issues and create tickets. There is also some minor Active Directory and 365 management involved. I was first enrolled in City Tech right out of High School. Certain events occurred and I had to go through several other colleges. I am happy to be back at City Tech, however. My goal is to graduate, find a better job and buy a house with a plot of land so my two dogs can forever take care of their business when they please.

My name is Md Ahsanur Rahman. I’m 21 years old. I’m from Bangladesh. I graduated from Long Island City High School in June 2018. I’m a student at New York City College of Technology and I have finished my Associate degree in City Tech and I’m planning on finishing my educational aspirations which consist of acquiring a bachelor’s degree in Computer Information System and majoring in IT. I’ll finish my Bachelor’s degree in City Tech in December 2022. My goal is to acquire an internship as a software developer or IT in the summer of 2022 and then to get a position as an entry-level employee after that. Another thing about me is that my hobby is traveling. I have always liked to travel. I don’t remember when I fell in love with traveling, but over the years, my passion for traveling has increased.

My name is Mohammad Zaidi. I lived my whole life in Pakistan and did my high school there. Later, I decided to pursue my undergraduate degree in the USA. I first moved to Virginia. I was enrolled in a college there named Northern Virginia Community College. But after taking some classes there, I moved to New York and took admission at City Tech. I’m doing Bachelor in Technology in Database Systems with a minor in Business. This is my last semester. I got an internship earlier this year in Camba Organization as a Database Specialist which I just completed and got a new job as a Data Architect in another company. I’m planning to do MBA after I complete this degree.

My name is Iva Lesperance and I am originally from Haiti. I speak Creole, French, English, and Spanish, and I love Basketball. I’m a full-stack software engineer specialized in frontend and backend development for complex scalable web apps. I am proficient in various backend technologies such as C#, Java, Spring Framework, and Express.js. For the front end, I use React.js, Flutter, Javascript, Node.js, jQuery, CSS, and HTML. I work full-time as a Software Engineer, which entails analyzing company needs in order to design, create, and test software solutions that help organizations operate more efficiently.