condoleezza Rice report

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Condoleezza Rice is the most impressive woman to come out of Alabama. She was born in Birmingham, Alabama, November 14, 1954. Her mother and father were both Jamaican immigrants, Angelena Rice and the Reverend John Wesley Rice, Jr.. Angelena was a music teacher while Reverend John was a minister at Westminster Presbyterian church. They named after a variation on the Italian musical term “con dolcezza” directed to play “with Sweetness.” During her childhood one of her schoolmates were killed. Everyone should know about the girls that died in the Birmingham church bombing. It killed four little black girls and one of the was her schoolmate, Denise McNair. This was because WHITE supremacists. Growing up during segregation taught her determination against adversity. Rice was determined to be twice as good as non- minorities. She was a talented student and a prodigy on the piano as a child. With her talent and intelligence she entered college at the age of 15. Rice was enrolled at the University of Denver. Her father taught a class at the University called “The BLACK experience in America.” Condoleezza childhood plans changed when she talked to the father of former Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright. She got very interested into the Soviet union and international relation. When Rice turned 19 she got her bachelor's degree in political science, cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. She got her master's degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1975 and years later she began to work in the State Department. At the age of 26 she received her Ph. D.. Condoleezza learn how to speak several different languages such as Russian, French, and Spanish. She served on the faculty at Stanford University as a professor of her degree in political science wining two prestigious teaching honors. She is the author of several political science

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