Rachel Harper

Rachel HarperBeing diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma in 8th grade has made Rachel Harper a strong, determined, young woman. Her diagnosis led her to appreciate life and her education and realize how important it is to connect with others.

Now in remission, Rachel has worked hard to earn her Associate's degree and be on the El Paso Community College Dean's list every semester. She also took classes at The University of Texas at El Paso her senior year and was the only Northwest student selected to serve on the Federal Reserve Bank Board. Rachel wants to major in Economics at The University of Texas at El Paso and eventually go to law school. With her grit and determination, there isn't anything this young woman can't achieve.