*Even though he’s from the hood (Newark, NJ) and all the negativity – real or perceived – that comes with it, Jordan Thomas didn’t let that stop him from getting his education. And that he has … in spades, so to speak.
Dude’s hard work has paid to the point where he has been chosen to be a Rhodes scholar.
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Education is deeply personal to Jordan Thomas. It’s a value his parents, Neil and Mari Thomas, have always emphasized in their Newark household and one that his dad, a science teacher at American History High School in the city, would talk about to start each school year.