Idrissa Bangura is a rising sophomore at Boston College. A native of Sierra Leone, he currently resides in the West Bronx with his family. He is a current member of the Boston College Men's Soccer team
. He was part of two South Bronx United player representatives at the National Youth Leadership Institute in Cincinnati early 2010.
He hopes to learn as much as possible this summer at the EdLab in addition to his primary task archiving state curriculum materials from the early 20th century to make them easily accessible online. He aspires to study public policy and philosophy in school and also enjoys social networking.