Visiting orphans in Romania left senior MacKenzie Roux broken and angry.
So she started a summer camp for children in distress – becoming the second Georgia College student to start a nonprofit this year.
Little did honors senior Lauren Hovey know – when she researched personality traits in Dr. Diana Young's cognitive science lab last year – she was studying a rarity: someone who tolerates stress and meets challenges with creative problem-solving. The plane-jumping, ROTC battalion commander was learning about herself.
Matthew Alexander Cline did pretty much everything in college. But, unless he tells you, an important distinguishing feature in his life would go unnoticed.
Honors senior Macy Polk has the perfect interaction of intellect and talent – majoring in chemistry and dominating on the tennis court.
The “winningest intramural player of all time” – that’s what ImLeagues, a website that tracks college intramurals, calls Georgia College senior Nathan Vickroy.
Back home in Nigeria, Chukwuemeka Ibebuike – or “Chuks” as he’s affectionately known on campus – never knew what it’s like to have steady electricity.
Watching movies as a child, Jeremy Colwell noticed there weren’t super heroes in real life. But, if he grew up to be an actor, he’d get paid to be one.
Acting also didn’t deliver the same bruises as football. So, early in high school, he ditched the field for the stage and never looked back.