Christine Singleton holding a book

Christine Singleton - B.A., English, ’23

Christine Singleton fell in love with literature at a young age, but the sudden death of her father caused Singleton to leave school early. When she was ready to return, Singleton found herself at Reynolds Community College and discovered the Mellon Pathways Program, which ultimately led her to VCU and the Department of English. And no surprise, Singleton thrived as a student at VCU.

Christine Singleton fell in love with literature at a young age, but the sudden death of her father caused Singleton to leave school early. When she was ready to return, Singleton found herself at Reynolds Community College and discovered the Mellon Pathways Program, which ultimately led her to VCU and the Department of English. And no surprise, Singleton thrived as a student at VCU.

“I’d forgotten what I was capable of,” Singleton said. “I have this confidence that I’d really forgotten that I had. I’m not a shy person, especially not in the classroom, and it feels really good to me to have my voice heard again.”

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