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Cody Nevins

Class of

2014

My hometown is

Ithaca, Mich.

My major(s):

Elementary Education

My minor(s)

Early Childhood

I'm involved in:

VP of Education Club, Co-chair of Alt. Breaks, Member of Kappa Delta Pi (Education honorary), Treasurer of FCEE, Resident Assistant

After I graduate I plan to

 I hope to find an elementary teaching job in the mid-Michigan area.

My favorite place on campus is

Hanging out in Bruske Hall with my residents

Some of my favorite professors include

Dr. Thelen, Dr. Findley, Dr. Seals

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

Peru Spring Term, General Linguistics

My greatest accomplishment at Alma is

Graduating in 3 and ½ years! Also I am really proud of my service work through Alternative Breaks, my Peru Spring Term class, and my Posey Global trip to Ukraine.

I'd advise an Alma freshman to

Don’t be afraid to join organizations but don’t overexert yourself!

I'd tell a student considering coming to Alma

Look at the outcomes of each college you’re looking at and take the opportunity to have meetings with faculty so that you’ll get a better feel for that department.

What I like most about studying at Alma is

The close community – I can’t go anywhere without seeing somebody I know. I have also built close relationships with friends and professors, which is invaluable.

My favorite part about living on campus is

Being a Resident Assistant in the dorm! I am able to help students out and make
their college experience the best it can be.