Marcus AarsvoldPine Island, MN2018, Journalism"My favorite thing about CLA is the diverse education it provides while propelling students towards their dream career."
Rose AbdoMinneapolis, MN2017, Journalism“CLA surrounds students with a network of faculty and staff, who empower us to chose the classes and majors that best fit each individual.”
Revana AwadallahInver Grove Heights, MN2016, Biology, Society, and Environment“What is there not to love about CLA? The opportunities are endless!"
Meron AyeleMadison, WI2017, Global Studies“The College of Liberal Arts fosters my curiosity and desire for knowledge in more ways than I could have imagined."
Mariah BernerDuluth, MN2018, Biology, Society, and Environment and Psychology“My favorite thing about CLA are the open doors leading to anything, everyone and everywhere.”
Sarah BrinkmanNaperville, IL2016, Physiology“A well-rounded education is essential. CLA provides a diversity of classes and opportunities, while still allowing students to study what they want.”
Sabine DarlingFalls Church, VA2016, Communications Studies“In CLA you learn to find connections between all your classes, and through those, are able to develop your desired skills.”
Jake DrehmelWoodbury, MN2018, Chemistry“My favorite thing about CLA is the immense diversity of majors and minors that let me explore and discover what I am.”
Liz GreinMundelein, IL2017, Psychology“My favorite thing about CLA is the enthusiasm for learning created by professors and students alike.”
Salma HashimBurnsville, MN2016, Biology, Society, and Environment“I chose CLA because of all the opportunities that were waiting for me behind every door.”
Hannah HempeMaple Grove, MN2017, History“As a CLA student you are challenged to think about a situation from differing perspectives transforming you into a critical thinker, which is what I love most about CLA.”
Jordan HendershotBurlington, IN2016, Anthropology“My favorite aspect of CLA is the focus on languages and cultures; my passion for Spanish is thanks to CLA!”
Tae Min KimSeoul, South Korea2017, Communication Studies“The College of Liberal Arts education fulfills not only well-roundedness, but also the skill of effectively articulating one's ideas.”
Abby KoshollekMukwonago, WI2018, Political Science and Communication Studies“My favorite thing about CLA is that I can easily combine many areas of study that I love to get a really unique education.”
Dawn NguyenEagan, MN2017, Economics“My favorite thing about CLA is the flexible curriculum. I have the opportunity to take a wide variety of classes outside of my major to supplement my liberal arts education.”
Pam Potempa-RiversSaint Paul, MN2017, Biology, Society, and Environment“I never get too worked up about a class because I know that in an hour I will learn about a completely different field.”
Adi RaikarBlaine, MN2017, Anthropology“I chose CLA, because it has given me the chance to explore many of my interests at one time.”
Shreya RamanujanMedina, MN2017, Psychology“I chose to be a part of CLA because I value having an education that is academic and rigorous, while also giving me the opportunity to expand my knowledge.”
Mariam SalamaRochester, MN2018, Physiology and Global Studies“I chose CLA because it provided me with the opportunity to engage in both worlds, both humanities and sciences.”
Jordan SimundsonSioux Falls, SD2016, Psychology“I love CLA because I can pursue so many different interests within the college.”
Emily YoungMequon, WI2016, Biology, Society, and Environment“The depth of each area I study is multiplied by my ability to see how they interconnect.”