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Each month, we profile one of the amazing Phonathon students working in SU's call center. This month, we sat down with student caller, Howard '17, an English Language and Literature major from Pikesville, MD.

Why did you choose to come to Stevenson?

I was given an opportunity to receive a transfer scholarship after I left my former school.

What do you like best about SU now that you're here?

I love the small classes and it allows you to get to know your professors if you really want to.

What activities to you enjoy outside of class?

Outside of class I'm usually found writing or doing something musical.

What do you like best about being a student caller?

Sometimes you'll find a few alumni that have a great story that they want to share with you as well as awesome advice.

What are your plans after graduation?

Post-graduation, I intend to start my career in the publishing/editing track. Long-term, I hope to head my own publishing house or literary magazine with a focus on young writers.

Each month, we profile one of the amazing Phonathon students working in SU's call center. This month, we sat down with student caller, Billie '19, an elementary education major from Delmar, Delaware.

Why did you choose to come to Stevenson?

Everybody was so welcoming! I loved the close knit community aspect of Stevenson and I wanted to be a part of it. They also have an amazing Education department and great faculty.

What do you like best about SU now that you're here?

I love that Stevenson is a small school filled with people who really care about each other. Everywhere I go on campus I see somebody I know; it's such a great feeling to be surrounded by friends instead of strangers.

What activities do you enjoy outside of class?

I am in the Stevenson University Marching Band so that takes up a lot of my free time. I also enjoy going to the different events that MAP (Mustang Activities & Programs) puts on; they are always so fun!

What do you like best about being a student caller?

I love getting to talk to the alumni about their experiences at Stevenson/VJC. I get to hear some amazing stories that I will never forget!

What are your plans after graduation?

I plan on becoming an elementary school teacher in Maryland or Delaware soon after I graduate. I know that Stevenson will prepare me well for my career!