Q: Where are you from? (city, state)
A: Center Point, Iowa
Q: Why did you choose Kirkwood?
A: I chose Kirkwood because I felt this college was a right fit for me. I liked the home feeling away from home.
Q: What is your major and how did you choose it?
A: My major is Apparel Merchandising and Design, I chose to be in this program because I want to impact and make a difference in the fashion industry.
Q: What has been your proudest moment at Kirkwood?
A: I have joined the Kirkwood fashion magazine team, Bricolage, as the editor in chief.
Q: What are your plans after Kirkwood?
A: I plan to attend either Iowa State University or Northern Iowa University to continue my fashion design education.
Q: What inspires or motivates you?
A: I love to upcycle old garments into a new trendy outfit. It helps the environment by keeping clothing out of landfills.
Q: Tell us about who you are outside of Kirkwood – hobbies, family, other interests, etc.
A: I am a fun loving person who enjoys all new experiences and getting to meet people along the way. I work two jobs and spend any free moment I can with friends and family.
Q: What does be named an Outstanding Student mean to you?
A: This honor shows me that I am capable of anything if I have the right mindset.
Q: Is there anything else you’d like to add?
A: I want to thank Professor Stanley for nominating me for this award. She has shown me want it means to be a hard working student and how it pays off in the end.
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