Rowan M.

Tour Guide at Florida Southern College


Class of 2023

Hometown: Chapel Hill, NC

Major: Marine Biology

Secondary Major: Environmental Studies

Minor: Business Administration

What is your favorite spot/thing to do in Lakeland?

I love going to the Farmer's Market on Saturday mornings and having study dates at Black and Brew!

Why Florida Southern?

When I visited Florida Southern as a high schooler, I was struck by the overall sense of community on campus and throughout the student body. I loved how involved everyone was with on campus organizations, jobs, and academics. I knew I wanted a smaller school, and Florida Southern offered that while still having many of the opportunities that larger schools had. I also really loved the location on Lake Hollingsworth and how beautiful campus was.

In my spare time I like to...

Swim, go hammocking, hike, spend time with my friends, go thrifting, and eat snacks!

What has been your favorite class?

I really enjoyed my Oceanography class my freshman year. We did a lot of hands on activities and the class was really engaging.

I'm passionate about...

Hiking hammocking Photography Meditation Poetry Reading Good Books Fashion fuzzy blankets Drinking Tea Scuba Diving breakfast food

I'm involved with...

Honors Program Lifeguard Enactus Rho Rho Rho- Marine Biology Honors Society Beta Beta Beta Biology Honors Society
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