Rachel Jeantel Reveals What She Plans To Do With Her College Education

We’ve grown to love Rachel Jeantel, Trayvon Martin’s friend who was the last person to speak with the slain teen before his tragic death at the hands of faux neighborhood watch captain, George Zimmerman. Since we first spotted her on the stand during Zimmerman’s trial, we’ve been endeared to her and we’re glad to know we’re not the only ones.

Radio host Tom Joyner reached out to Jeantel, showing his support via a full scholarship to an HBCU of her choice. Jeantel was more than delighted to accept and called in to the “Rickey Smiley Morning Show” to share her plans for college. Of her career plans, Rachel says she may go into law enforcement. “Or I’ve been thinking about an attorney, becoming an attorney. You never know.” Rickey Smiley even offered to pay for Rachel’s first semester of books!

In this interview, Rachel offered insight into what Trayvon was really like. “Oh, he was a family guy. A family guy. I loving person, a good friend. And just somebody to talk to when you need help,” Rachel shared. Read more on Hello Beautiful…