What is your plan after graduation?
I will be attending Alverno College to play softball and major in Nursing
How did your experience in the Academy prepare you for after high school?
The academy gave me many real life oppournities and experiences.It also helped me prepare for a career in the health field by building a solid foundation of basics that every health professional learns. It gave me a lot of insight as to what I wanted to do when I get older, and made it a lot easier to choose a college major.
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Tell us about something you’re involved with here (a sport, club, cause) and how it’s changed you.
In my 4 years at south, I have been a part of 4 different spots teams, a member of National Honors Society, HOSA and the freshman mentor program, as well as being named president of the senior class. All of these extracurriculars have taught me how be be a leader but also a team player, manage my time, and how to compromise and communicate effectively, which will all be beneficial in my future health profession.
What advice do you have for incoming students?
Take advantage of any opportunity thrown your way, and get involved in as many extra curricular activities as possible!
Tell us about your experience in an internship, a research project, or co-op.
Being in the academy helped me land a job at the Rehabilitation Hospital of Wisconsin as a CNA. Not only do I get a hands on, real life experience of my future job, but I get to help people better themselves and do what I love!
We would like to begin to spotlight students a.s.a.p. in order to give everyone an opportunity.