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Becoming a PTK officer in 2013

My name is Ross Adler. I was born in Washington D.C. and spent most of my childhood and teenage years in the Philippines. Upon coming back to the States (in Texas) after graduating high school, I realized that my passion lies in politics and history so I decided to go to college and hopefully pursue a degree in political science. When I moved to New York City, I decided to enroll in LaGuardia Community College. In 2013 after a few months of being continually active, I was appointed as a media officer for Phi Theta Kappa. I’ve always wanted to have a leadership role since I enrolled in LaGuardia Community College because I know that it’ll open up new opportunities and benefit me in the long run. When I was offered the position, I grabbed it almost immediately.             At first, it was challenging to adjust to the loaded schedule. On top of full time coursework, I had to make sure that I constantly updated the official PTK Facebook and blog, I had to make sure that I had flyers and po…