Major: Landscape Architecture
Hometown: Framingham, MA
Favorite Class at URI:
Landscape Architecture Graphics, from start to finish you could see the progress and the learning.
The URI-LAR outreach program for middle and high school students, worked at Walt Disney World as a horticulture intern, and exhibited in the New England Spring Flower Show from ’97-’08.
Why URI and CELS?
My high school advisor helped me look outside of my home state to see that there are other good schools that are still local.
Clubs & Activities:
University Marching Band, University Pep Band, American Society of Landscape Architecture (President), and the University Winterguard.
Top 3 Favorite Things about the URI area:
- Easy access to Providence.
- Close to the beach.
What should prospective students know about URI and CELS?
While the school seems very large, you will quickly find your place. I have never been to a place where the faculty cares as much about you as they do here.
Words of wisdom for new students:
Get to know your professors – they are the best resource you will ever have.