Communication Media and International Studies
Jaeleen Mendoza was born in Santa Ana, Calif., but grew up in the small town of Pfafftown, N.C. She is a senior double majoring in Communication Media and International Studies (with a concentration in Global Sustainability). She’s also minoring in Italian. Her passion for sustainability stemmed from being part of EcoVillage Living and Learning Village her first two years at NC State. Since then, she has worked toward living a more sustainable lifestyle. She also works for the NC State Waste Reduction and Recycling Office. Fun fact: Jaeleen is currently studying in Milan, Italy, where she hopes to learn more Italian culture and language.