Student Profile: Sam Cross
Hometown: Stoughton, Wis.
Hobbies: Disc golfing, video games, movies, hanging out with cool people, and long walks on the beach.
Favorite Quote: "The only source of knowledge is experience." -Albert Einstein
Favorite Book: Ender's Game, by Orson Scott Card
Something interesting that people don't know about me: During the summers, I'm a traveling burger flipper working at county fairs.
Post-Graduation Plans: As of now, I do not have any plans set in stone other than making use of my education after school.
I chose my major because: Chemistry is awesome. There is no part of life that is not involved with chemistry at some level. Chemistry is the basis of nearly everything we have today.
Advice to incoming freshmen: Keep on top of your classes and assignments—letting work pile up on you won't turn out well at all. Also, be nice to your teachers and upperclassmen, because they are invaluable resources willing to help, as long as they respect you.