Our Student in the Spotlight 2018 Levis Maina Nderitu shared his emotional story during the opening of the Academic Year.
"One thing they never prepared me for was the reality of being different in an indifferent world. They never prepared me for the bullying, the name-calling and the rejection. I remember a few years ago, while interviewing for a trainee position at a large manufacturing company, one of of the managers said to me: with your high voice I don't think you will be able to work here. I was shocked at this prejudice."
Levis Maina Nderitu studies at International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) and is the founder of the Sullivan Reed Society, that aims to promote the rights of the LGBT+ community. Read more here: https://www.eur.nl/en/news/levis-maina-nderitu-student-spotlight-2018