Integrative Physiology and Health Science

Cristyn Pawluk

Class of


My hometown is

Waterford, Mich.

My major(s):

Integrative Physiology and Health Science

My minor(s)


I'm involved in:

UHPAC, IHSI, Greek Life, Climbing Club, Presidential Honors Program, College Positive Volunteer

After I graduate I plan to

become a physician’s assistant in pediatrics.

My favorite place on campus is

my dorm room hall, which is where the majority of my friends live.

Some of my favorite professors include

Dr. Luetkemeier, Dr. Davis, Dr. Girdwood, Dr. Hill

So far, my favorite class(es) has/have been

Nutrition and Sociology

My greatest accomplishment at Alma is

Becoming so involved on campus, meeting new people, and successfully passing my first semester at Alma.

I'd advise an Alma freshman to

Learn good studying habits early on and have fun!

I'd tell a student considering coming to Alma

The opportunities given to every student are endless, whether it’s through internships or travel.

My favorite part about living on campus is

Being able to get to class in such a short amount of time and having my friends live so close to me.

I went to

This coming Spring Term, I will be going to Colorado for the Altitude Physiology course. While I am there, I will be conducting experiments that students have hypothesized, hiking through the mountains, living in a cabin with my fellow classmates, and doing other recreational activities for two and a half weeks. Overall, it should be a very exciting experience.