Outstanding Students

Adam Fields

Where are you from?

I am from Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Why did you choose Kirkwood?

I chose Kirkwood because I wanted to finish my general courses before moving on to core classes.

What is your major and how did you choose it?

My major is Liberal Arts (A.S.). I chose this major upon recommendation from an advisor during my campus visit.

What has been your proudest moment at Kirkwood?

My proudest moment at Kirkwood was when I got an A in Calculus II despite getting a C- in Calculus I.

What are your plans after Kirkwood?

I plan to go to ISU to earn a bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering.

What inspires or motivates you?

Honestly, it’s the fact that what I do now will impact the rest of my life, so I don’t want to squander my opportunity.

Tell us about who you are outside of Kirkwood – hobbies, family, other interests, etc.

I have an older sister who is finishing up at UNI. I work at the Edgewood Rd Hy-Vee.

What does being named an Outstanding Student mean to you?

It means a lot to me to be nominated for such an honor.

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