ODI Scholar Spotlight: Zaire Sims

Zaire Sims

Several times during her years in high school in Cincinnati, Ohio, Zaire Sims and her family were homeless, leaving Zaire with no idea as to how she could afford college. Zaire’s dream of attending college came closer to reality when a science teacher her freshman year took notice of her good grades, effort, and willingness to learn. The teacher recommended that Zaire speak with her school’s college counselor, who told Zaire about the Office of Diversity and Inclusion’s Young Scholars Program or YSP. Read more on Zaire Sims.