Jocelyn Pérez

Class of 2018

Jocelyn Perez is a Mexican-American first-generation college student born in Southern California and raised by her immigrant mother. She attends California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) and this June, Jocelyn will be graduating with honors in Environmental Studies and a minor Biology. During her university career she has dedicated most of her time educating and promoting environmental awareness within her community. She has been involved in SAGES, the university’s environmental club, for the past 3 years, as an officer of internal affairs and now as club president. Along with SAGES members she has helped organized field trips, cleanup hikes, sustainability workshops, and guest speaker events. As a member of the outreach committee for the Resilient CSUSB project she worked alongside the Office of Sustainability to survey over 500 students through tabling events, classroom presentations, and social media outreach.