President, The Collegiate 100
Prevail Bonga is a native of Lisle, Illinois, and is a rising activist and community organizer. She is currently a senior currently attending the University of Illinois at Chicago, majoring in Criminology, Law and Justice and Black Studies with a minor in Political Science on the Pre-Law track. A first-generation college student and an aspiring lawyer, Prevail Bonga plans to use her studies to go into civil rights law or human international rights law. She aspires to use her law degree to further advocate for people who continue to be oppressed and subjugated by different institutions. She has a passion and commitment to social justice, and tries to positively impact the student experience for Black students attending UIC, and she hopes to impact her community and others in numerous ways.