Meet More Students
Experiential learning is a huge component of a strong liberal arts education. Here are some other experiences our students are having outside the classroom.
- Producing documentaries that ignite social change - Extending the Link. A group of 13 CSB/SJU students passionate about producing informative documentaries that will ignite social change.
- Winning elevator-style business pitch competitions - Brady Riesgraf. Riesgraf, a senior biology major from Chaska, Minnesota, captured a $500 first-place award for his pitch of an underwater weed removing pump, used to rid lakes of undesirable weeds and bacteria.
- Jumping out of airplanes - ROTC Cadet Michael Nelson. Nelson also did an internship at the Night Vision Electronic Sensory Directorate (NVESD) at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
- Interning at Pandora Media - Amanda Baloun. Baloun, a communication major, also studied abroad in London.
- Doing pancreatic cancer research - Emma Bonglack (Biochemistry Major). Also studied abroad in France, participates in the dance crew ELEMENT, and teaches aerobics.
- Starting a nonprofit initiative that delivers relief aid to South Pacific communities - Richard Larkin McLay. Larkin McLay, a political science major, also studied abroad in Australia and interned at the U.S. Department of State.
- Studying abroad in Greece and Rome - Allison Kosobud. Kosobud is majoring in Integrative Science and run on both the track and cross-country teams.