Student of the Week- D’Andre Thompson, April 8

Dre Thompson Name: D’Andre “Dre” Thompson

Major: Studio art, focus in ceramics and drawing, with a minor in psychology

Hometown: Grandview, Missouri and Geismar, Louisiana

Nominated By: Warren Olson

“Member of the Bethany Ambassador program, cheerleading program, Business Club, a member of Alpha Sigma Nu, where he has been president, vice president, secretary and chaplin, art club and in the peer ministry course. After graduation will be in the Marine Corps.”

Involvements at Bethany: Bethany Football, Alpha Sigma Nu Fraternity, Business Club, Art Club, Bethany Ambassador, Peer Ministry, Bethany Cheer

Plans for Future: Going into the United States Marine Corps, Radio operations and communications, getting my masters in communications and getting my seminary degree, continue to grow as man and gain the most knowledge as possible

Why did you choose to go to Bethany? Bethany gave me a change to fulfill a dream I had as a boy and play football and follow my passion for art

What has been your favorite memory from college? Beside the very close knit community, I would have to say a team bonding experience where we as a team played dance central on the 360 Kinect and coach Taylor danced.

What drives you as a person? My faith drives me a very long way but my parents are my backbone

What is a special talent you possess? Hmm. My special talent, I that I sing and draw real well

What are your hobbies? I like to be active; Draw is a big hobby of mine, Being active in my faith, singing and dancing.

What is something very few people know about you? That Bethany College may have been one of the best things that happened to me

Favorite food: I would have to say crawfish ettouffee’

Favorite Place to eat: Red Lobster

Favorite Beverage: Naked Fruit Smoothies

Favorite TV Show: I really don’t have one

Favorite Book: Catch 22

Favorite Class: Drawing Focus

Favorite Movie: Band of brothers, Red Dawn, or the Avengers

Favorite Band: Any R&B

Favorite Holiday: Veterans Day

Favorite Actor: Denzel Washington

Favorite Pro Team: New Orleans Saints

Favorite College Team: LSU

Morning or Night? Morning

Eat out or Cook? A little of both

Coke or Pepsi? Neither

Steak or Fish? Steak

Rap or Rock? Rap

Country or Pop? Pop

Dance or Sing? Both

What is your current ring tone? Don’t Judge Me

What is your current desktop picture? United States Marine Corp Logo