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Student Spotlight: Elyse at UCF

Congratulations to Elyse, one of the Inclusive Education Services students at UCF for being recognized yesterday on World Down Syndrome Day for her contributions to the university! Elyse is a sophomore studying Business, and is a strong believer in social change and is an advocate for students with mental and physical disabilities. Elyse is involved in the Student Government Association, Buddy Director for Best Buddies, and works as a Zumba instructor at the UCF Recreation and Wellness Center.





Happy World Down Syndrome Day! We are so lucky to have Elyse on our team with us this semester! Elyse is a sophomore here at UCF studying Business. She's a strong believer in social change and is an advocate for students with mental any physical disabilities. Aside from SGA, Elyse is also involved in Best Buddies as Buddy Director, and also works as a Zumba Instructor and Membership Services Team member at the UCF Recreation and Wellness Center. Elyse has also previously been involved with Pegasus Palooza as the Assistant Volunteer Coordinator. We love you, Elyse, and are so proud of all the work you do for the students at UCF!


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