Small town girl makes purdue home away from home
Hometown: Crown Point, IN
Major & Concentration: Agricultural Economics: Sales and Marketing, Political Science: International Relations
Why did you come to Purdue: Purdue felt like home when I visited.
Favorite Purdue tradition: The fountain run
Top three influences at Purdue:
- My research with Dr. Michael Wilcox
- My advisor (Jo Thomas)
- My friends
Top five memories of your time at Purdue:
- Riding the Boilermaker Special
- Becoming a BGR TL
- The AFSP annual walk
- Tailgating football games
- Sledding down Slayter Hill
Places you have been as a Purdue student: St. Louis, MO
Favorite club/organization: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Walk
Favorite Student-led event/initiative: Ag Week
Favorite Purdue event: Grand Prix
Favorite Social Activity: After School Club
Favorite place to study: Harry’s Chocolate Shop
Favorite spot on campus: Lilly Hall of Sciences
Favorite thing about CoA: The community centered around the College of Agriculture.
Favorite thing about your major: I feel inspired in every class
Favorite class: Principles of Persuasion
Favorite professor: Swati Srivastava
Coolest project: Being given the chance to work with Frito-Lay on closing National Must Carry products.
Three biggest accomplishments:
- Earning a Presidential Scholarship
- Raising over $25,000 for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
- Graduating as a double major
Things on your resume not listed above:
- Sales Management Intern for Frito-Lay
- Mentor for AGR 112
Where do you want to end up: Chicago, IL
Advice for underclassman: Get involved!! Make sure to be engaged in class and participate in anything that would be interesting!
Biggest takeaway from Purdue: Boiler up!