What made you choose your major?
Doing research for the first time made me realize how interested I am in geology and Earth’s functions. From then on it was clear that geoscience is something I want to learn about for my entire career.
What student organizations and activities are you involved in?
Club Tennis, Women in Earth and Mineral Sciences (WEMS), THON
What’s the best part about being an EMS student?
The support of all the faculty! They all want you to succeed and provide you with the resources to feel comfortable and happy at Penn State.
What is one piece of advice you would give to prospective students?
Think about your biggest goal in life and try to identify smaller steps that Penn State will help you accomplish. Don’t limit yourself to the goals you currently have in mind, though!
What’s the most important lesson you’ve learned in college so far?
Initiate your own future. Penn State has a lot to offer in order to get you where you want to be within your field, so take advantage of any opportunity available to you.