Campus Queens & Kings
Miss University of the District of Columbia
Shade Roberts is a Junior currently pursuing her Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of the District of Columbia. She grew up in the little island of Jamaica and moved to Washington DC at the age of 18 to get her bachelor’s degree. Shade` is a well-rounded student, she is the Public Relations Officer of The Blutiful Beta Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc, the treasurer of the UDC Biochemistry Club, Executive Vice President of the National Society Of Collegiate Scholar and a current Student Ambassador. She believes her purpose in life is to help Black women all over the world to grow their confidence, self-esteem and have a great Mental Health. After Graduation she plans to get a master’s in nursing. Her favorite thing to say is " Nothing is impossible with God"
Mister University of the District of Columbia
Eric Boco was born in West Africa, Benin and migrated here when he was 7. He graduated from Springbrook HS with a 3.5 GPA and decided to attend UDC for the opportunity of playing lacrosse at the college level. Eric is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in urban sustainability. Eric is a young entrepreneur who has started his own landscaping business with a-couple business partners and plans to pursue That while he also starts up a franchise of barber shops as well. Eric is a very open-minded person who loves to try as many things as possible. After graduation he plans on growing his landscaping business with his knowledge of urban sustainability and pursue his dreams of becoming a musician.
Miss Firebird (2nd Runner-Up)
France Chris Robinson was born and raised in Washington D.C. She is a daughter, sister and a mother of two. She is also an educator at Evergreen Montessori where she carpools for children who do not have a way home, she does E-Day which is an afterschool program and also nannies and babysits for the children of the school. She is also an employee here at the University of the District of Columbia. Thinking it was impossible to return to school, the University of the District of Columbia provided her with an opportunity to accomplish her dreams. Here, at UDC, she has found an opportunity to make friends and a family of support. In Spring of 2018 she was able to join the Sorority she had always dreamed of, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. In May 2019 she graduated with her Associates in Early Childhood Education-Infant/Toddler program. She is currently pursuing her BA in Human Development. UDC showed her the path to make these things possible and she followed that path to greatness!
Joseph R. Price is a DC native who attended Friendship Collegiate Academy. He's pursuing a bachelor's degree in business management and is considering attending graduate school. He has a history of being involved in his community through volunteer work and has entrepreneurial aspirations.
Miss Homecoming (3rd Runner-Up)
Shavonne Fraley is a Washington, DC native and proud alumni of Friendship Technology Preparatory Academy. Shavonne is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering with the option of Computer Engineering at the University of the District of Columbia (Main College). Shavonne is a pathway intern at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, researching in Ground Software Systems. After graduation, Shavonne plans to pursue a career at NASA in Flight Software systems and eventually create educational opportunities for minorities within the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields.
Miss UDC Community College
Jasmyne Brianna Williams is a Washington D.C native and is a graduate of the illustrious Calvin Coolidge Senior High School Class of 2015 where she was also Captain of the Fabulous Diamond Dancers and a cadet in the ROTC program. Jasmyne is currently pursuing an associate’s degree in liberal studies at the University of the District of Columbia Community College. Jasmyne is a co-captain of the UDC cheer team and is a member of an women empowerment group organized by the former Miss UDC, Jasmine Towner. Jasmyne is an illustrious student and a friendly person who loves to help and motivate her fellow peers she also loves to help in her community and is a huge sports fan. After graduation, Jasmyne plans to enroll in the digital media program at UDC Van Ness and obtain a bachelor’s degree in mass communication. She would like to pursue a career in the field of sport broadcasting.