Alexia Gaines (B.S. ‘19) is a recipient of the 2015-2016 Boren Scholarship to study in South Korea. Alexia is an Electrical Engineering student in the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences. While in Korea, Alexia will study at Korea University in Seoul in order to increase her knowledge of the Korean language. At UC, Alexia has been involved as a Campus Tour Guide, a member of the AACRC Gospel Choir, and an Alpha Lambda Delta Honors Society Member. Alexia is a member of the University Honors Program and is a recipient of a Darwin T. Turner Plus Scholarship and a Cincinnatus University Scholarship. After she graduates from UC, Alexia plans to merge her interest in languages with the technical knowledge of Electrical Engineering in order to pursue a career in a government agency or other aspect of the security industry.