Student profiles

Sydney Washington

<p>“Ever-since-going-to-the-dentist-when-I-was-young-I-thought-it-was-so-cool.-I-loved-the-environment-there</p>

Sydney Washington plans to work as a general dentist for the U.S. Air Force. When she isn't studying, Sydney spends "me time" going to the gym or hanging out with family.

Jamie Stuhr

<p>“I-feel-like-I-decided-Iowa-State-before-I-decided-a-career.”</p>

Jamie Stuhr plans to work as a physical therapist after graduation. When she isn't studying, Jamie enjoys hanging out with friends, watching Netflix, going to the movies, and going to Buffalo Wild Wings every Tuesday night. 

Sofia Mendoza

<p>In-this-experience-I’m-designing-the-project.-I’m-the-one-in-charge.”</p>

Sofia Mendoza is one of seven students who earned a 2019 Louise Rosenfeld Undergraduate Research Internship. She plans on being a health care provider and focus on preventive medicine research. 

KJ Rauch

<p>“The-thing-I-like-about-this-field-is-there’s-a-lot-of-different-settings-you-can-go-into.”</p>

KJ Rauch plans to work as an occupational therapist in an acute rehabilitation unit at a hospital. When she isn't studying, KJ enjoys finding recipes on Pinterest, going to concerts and sporting events, watching Netflix, and spending time with friends and family.

Paige Perkins

<p>“I-just-find-enjoyment-in-changing-people’s-health-and-fitness-lives.”</p>

Paige Perkins is geared toward working with campus recreation after she graduates. When she isn't studying or running CHAARG, Paige enjoys working out and spending time with her friends.

Hannah Sunderman

<p>“Here-you’re-working-towards-something-to-better-people’s-lives.”</p>

Hannah Sunderman is studying to become a cardiac rehabilitation specialist after graduation. When she isn't studying, Hannah enjoys being active outside and attending Iowa State University sports events.

Hannah Van Roekel

<p>“I love being able to apply everything I learn in class in the athletic training room every day. It makes classes seem worthwhile.”</p>

Hannah Van Roekel wants to go into athletic training or physical therapy after she graduates. When she isn't working in the gymnastics athletic training clinic, Hannah enjoys running, baking, and crocheting.

Zoe Lambert

<p>“It’s-rewarding-to-see-your-passion-and-service-on-someone-else’s-face</p>

Zoe Lambert is keeping her options open when it comes to her career, but she hopes to go into healthcare policy, academia, or become a physician. When Zoe isn't studying, she enjoys going to the gym, tending to her cacti and succulents, and listening to podcasts.

Katie Stearney

<p>After-taking-a-human-anatomy-class-in-high-school-I-fell-in-love-with-human-science-and-it-became-clear-how-I-could-combine-my-passion-for-helping-others-and-my-love-for-science</p>

Katie Stearney is working to become a physician's assistant in an under-served community after she graduates. When she gets time to herself she enjoys running, reading, cooking, and practicing yoga.

Deborah Asaolu

<p>“MEDLIFE-is-not-restricted-to-just-health-field-majors.-It’s-for-everyone.”</p>

Deborah Asaolu instinctively takes care of everyone else and has always felt becoming a doctor has fit her. When she isn't preparing for her future career, you can find her binge watching shows, reading, and sleeping.