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Finding joy through children’s eyes

An early childhood studies major, senior Samantha Oudkerk was one of six Mitchell College students who did their teaching practicum at the Children’s Learning Center (CLC) at Mitchell College in 2021. She plans to become to a preschool teacher or teacher assistant.

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Bringing creativity to the table.

Senior Corrine Wilson has many fond memories of time spent with her grandmother doing things for others. “When I was younger, I remember watching my grandmother make a…

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Motivated to inspire.

Senior Brian Martin began Mitchell College as a communication major with an interest in radio broadcasting. He had a radio show on Radio Mitchell for a year, but as he…

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Capturing life.

If you have been following Mitchell College on social media this semester, you have probably seen photos taken by Mitchell Marketing & Communications intern Alex Brown. Alex says, “My favorite part of…

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The arts, full circle.

When it came time to decide on an academic focus at Mitchell College, senior Kelly Nolan looked back at what she was drawn to as a child. “I have always been interested in…

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Removing mental barriers.

For Lucca Ardovini-Brooker, his internship at Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Center in New London is serving its purpose.
“My internship has helped me…

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Knee-deep in bryozoans.

Since July, junior Tyler Daly has been soaking in opportunity from his work as a research assistant for Dr. Christine Ramsay, associate professor of life sciences.

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Going pro.

Sophomore Max Mallove recently signed a contract to be a professional player with Team Meta Esports, playing Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Super Smash Bros. Melee. As a pro, he will compete in…

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Childhood dream realized.

As far back as second grade, Sam Sabilia ’18 dreamed of being a police officer. Now he is one. He credits Mitchell College with helping him successfully…

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A sense of belonging.

South Dakota native Mariah Zell ’17 can thank her high school online gaming friends for helping her find Mitchell College, which she says was a good choice for…

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A chance to thrive.

When Priscilla Huyhua ‘20 thinks about Mitchell College, she recognizes all it has done for her future. Since graduating with her bachelor’s degree in both early…

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Up before the sun.

Waking up at 4am isn’t for everyone, but for junior Ahmani Browne, it’s one of the best parts of his day. Ahmani, who studies marine biology at Mitchell, is taking part in the Research Experiences for…

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Endless possibility.

Jason Buehler ’19 describes his years at Mitchell College as “transformative” and “multidimensional,” a wellspring of inspiration for both his work as a…

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Getting in the game.

When senior Mike Adams heard that Mitchell College would be adding Esports to its athletics lineup, he was excited. A gaming spectator in the past, he joined…

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