Sophia Payne ’22


Communication, Political Science

I'm involved in:

Alma College Model UN ,Alma College Hepcats, Alma College Democratic Socialists of America Club

After I graduate, I plan to:

I would like to be a public relations specialist.

My favorite place on campus is:

The chapel and the library. I also really enjoy the MacCurdy House.

Some of my favorite professors include:

Dr. Hulme, Dr. Cartrite

So far, my favorite class(es) have been:

Model UN, World Conflicts and Problems

My greatest accomplishment at Alma is:

Earning two Outstanding Delegation awards though Model UN.

I'd advise an Alma freshman to:

Sign-up for an on-campus mailbox! My grandparents love to send me letters, and it brightens up my hardest weeks!

What I like most about studying at Alma is:

The multitude of experiential learning opportunities. I was able to travel to St. Louis, New York, and India, all through Model UN. These experiences have shaped me into who I am!

My favorite part about living on campus is:

Getting to see my best friends every day. It’s hard being away from home, but having them here makes this place feel like home too!