Smith Alumnae Magazine Jewels Rhode Photos by Christopher T Martin

Jewels Rhode ’11
Durham, North Carolina
Psychology major

Career: Project manager at a cancer center

Playing catch-up: “At a place like Smith, where everyone is in the top 10 percent, it highlighted the quality of my education compared to others. I never felt like I couldn’t get to where they were. I just had to work extra hard.”

Ambition rules: “Most of my success comes from me naturally being self-motivated and proactive at leveraging resources.”

SAQ, Summer 2016

Photographed by Christopher T. Martin, April 26, 2016, in Chapel Hill, North Carolina