It's hard to quantify exactly how much Jake Nysather, a senior chemistry/biochemistry major from Sterling, has learned since he first set foot on campus in the fall of 2009.
Learning to Learn
Simone Padron-Glass will not get to enjoy the entire four-year Monmouth College experience, but she has not been shortchanged in making academic discoveries and learning about herself.
When Sara Frakes is asked about her Monmouth College experience, the theme of breaking out of her comfort zone comes up more than once.
When Meg Grzenia sat down to be interviewed for Monmouth College's "Learning to Learn" series, she was a willing subject. Grzenia understood the procedure, as she plans to use her communication studies major to get into the business of interviewing others.
It's easy to understand why senior Pat Corrigan pays a little extra attention to the details as he listens to one of his Monmouth College chemistry professors speak during class. One day, in the not too distant future, Corrigan hopes to be the one lecturing and leading experiments.
Dan Asbell of Brimfield is quite all right with Monmouth College's distinction as a liberal arts school.
As Monmouth College junior Mike Olszewski answered questions during an interview for his "Learning to Learn" profile, he came across as articulate, confident and professional.
When she eventually lands her dream job as an elementary school teacher, Monmouth College's Ashley Atwell knows that making connections with her students will be a top priority.