Major: English and Communications with a minor in Religion
Hometown: Firth, NE
Nominated by: Matt Riordan, Director of Residential Education and Services
Involvements (sports, clubs, organizations): Swede Government Association, Choir, Band and Jazz Band, Handbells, Sigma Phi Omega Sorority, Campus Ministry, Greek Council, Gold Key
Plans for the future: Graduate from Bethany and see where life takes me.
Why did you choose to go to Bethany? After three visits, I knew Bethany was going to be my home away from home. The people here truly make it a special place.
What has been your favorite memory from college? Traveling to Mexico with Dr. Van Tassel in 2013 for a travel writing class. It was an experience I will never forget.
What drives you as a person? I’m a naturally driven person, but my family, friends, professors, and mentors also push me to be my best.
What is a special talent you possess? I can play the trumpet.
What are your hobbies? Listening to music, reading, cooking, spending time with my friends and family.
What is something very few people know about you? I’m a triplet! But most people know that…
Top five strengths according to Strengths Quest:
Favorite food? Anything breakfast
Favorite place to eat? Runza or Valentino’s (both in Nebraska)
Favorite beverage? Milk
Favorite TV show? Mad Men
Favorite book? Either The Fault in Our Stars by John Green or The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
Favorite class? American Novel with Dr. Van Tassel
Favorite movie? Moulin Rouge or the Avengers
Favorite band? Michael Bublé
Favorite holiday? 4th of July
Favorite quote? “We laughed so well together.”
Favorite college team? Nebraska Huskers #GBR
Morning or night? Night
Eat out or cook? I like both
Coke or Pepsi? Dr. Pepper
Steak or fish? Steak
Rap or rock? Rock
Country or pop? Country
Dance or sing? Sing
What is your current ring tone? Lay ‘em Down by NEEDTOBREATHE
What is your current desktop picture? A picture of Cait, Lauren and me from this summer