Olivia Grace Whittington EVST Concentration:
Sociocultural Second Major:
Memphis, Tennessee About:
worked at the Hendrix Collage post office and helped to train other
student workers in addition to helping out with the Elections
Commission. Olivia Grace interned at Wildland Gardens where she helped with
farming and food shares. Olivia Grace completed a second internship at the
Memphis Office of Sustainability where she updated city and county
energy consumption databases. Olivia Grace plans to pursue a masters in urban
planning with a focus on environmental planning.
Troy Koser EVST Concentration:
Biology Second Major or Minor:
Seminole, Flordia About:
While he was at Hendrix, Troy was active in all aspects of Hendrix life. Troy was a member of the varsity swim team and team captain from 2014 to 2015. Troy was also the head of the Hendrix Biological Society in addition of being a member of the Tribeta Biology Honor Society and a member of the Hendrix Science Communication Initiative. Troy studied Abroad in Vilnius, Lithuania during the 2015 fall semester and interned as an Anchor Bird Steward for the St. Petersburg Audubon Society. Troy plans to attend graduate school and become a Zoonotic Disease researcher.
Anna Dansak EVST Concentration:
Auburn, Alabama About:
While at Hendrix, Anna was an active volunteer of the Faulkner County Urban Farm Project in addition to volunteering at Heifer International and the Humane Society. Anna has done work at the Laughing Stock Organic Farm and Sprout Urban Farm Company and hopes to help educate children about the environment or become an urban planer.
Zach Tuttle EVST Concentration:
Hurst, Texas About:
Zach played football for the Hendrix Warriors for four years at Hendrix. He did volunteer work at the Faulkner County Library and Rattles Garden where he also interned. Zach hopes to get a job that will connect his love and passion of the outdoors.
Erica Benoit EVST Concentration:
socicultural Second Major: Spanish
White Hall, Arkansas About:
At Hendrix, Erica was a proud member of the Environmental Concerns Committee and acted as their vice chair of campaigns. Erica volunteered her time during Clean Up Sundays and helped with the collage’s free store. Erica interned at Rattle's Garden Organic farm in Vilonia, Arkansas and participated in Hendrix in Madrid. She hopes to apply for graduate school and find a career that helps promote local suitable agriculture.
Hanna Davis EVST Concentration:
Dallas, Texas About:
At Hendrix, Hanna was the Vice Chair of Programs for the Environmental Concerns Committee. She interned with the Sierra Club where she helped track environmental bills during the legislative session, planned events, organized volunteers, and wrote memos and articles for the newspaper. Hanna studied environmental studies and literature abroad in Finland to work toward a career at an environmental non-profit doing community organizing.
Pearl JangjiravatEVST Concentration
: Suttgart, ArkansasAbout:
Pearl was the Environmental Concerns Committee representative for the Houses and Raney at Hendrix. Pearl also volunteered with Ridin' Dirty with Science and interned with the 4-H center where she helped teach campers about archery, rock climbing, canoeing, and fishing. Pearl also helped to create new programs with a nature orientation for the center.
John Hablitz EVST Concentration
: International Relations Hometown
: Birmingham, Alabama About:
John played soccer for the Hendrix Collage Warriors and volunteered his time working with a local youth soccer program. He interned with the 4 AD Sustainability Project which aims to create a sustainable collage campus for research. John intends to pursue a master’s degree and later join the Navy.
Carly Howden EVST Concentration: Biology
Hometown: Mandeville, Louisiana
About: At Hendrix, Casey devoted a great deal of time to Campus Kitty and the Young Democrats. She was chosen as a leadership scholar and studied abroad in Graz, Austria. Casey interned at Wildlands Garden where she worked as a farm hand. She hopes to pursue a career in wildlife conservation.