Q: Where are you from? (city, state)
A: I am from Luzerne, Iowa.
Q: Why did you choose Kirkwood?
A: I chose to go to Kirkwood because I was unsure what I wanted to do for a career. I knew this was a good decision because it is low on cost and I am able to still transfer to a University.
Q: What is your major and how did you choose it?
A: I am majoring in elementary education. I came to Kirkwood not knowing what I wanted to do and I chose to take a career decision making class and that helped me find teaching and that I love working with kids.
Q: What has been your proudest moment at Kirkwood?
A: My proudest moment at Kirkwood has probably been being recognized as an outstanding student.
Q: What are your plans after Kirkwood?
A: My plans after Kirkwood are to transfer to the University of Iowa to get my bachelors degree in elementary education. I plan to get a job after I graduate and to complete my masters online.
Q: What inspires or motivates you?
A: Setting goals for myself and achieving them is probably a big factor that has kept me motivated and excited to keep learning.
Q: Tell us about who you are outside of Kirkwood – hobbies, family, other interests, etc.
A: Outside of Kirkwood I am usually with my family and friends. One of my favorite things to do is watch movies and be outside exploring through our timbers.
Q: What does being named an Outstanding Student mean to you?
A: Being named an outstanding student to me means being recognized for my hard work and determination that I have had while being in college. I am very grateful for this opportunity to be recognized for this achievement.
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