College Corner: Week Ten


Rory Summerville and Molly Fisher

College Corner reviews five seniors every week on where they have decided to attend next year, what they’re excited about, and what they love about it.


Name: Danielle Prindle

College: Northeastern

Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Mascot: Husky 

Why Northeastern? 

“I chose my school because of the amazing co-op program they have in place to make sure their students get enough job experience before the end of their 4 years at northeastern! This program helps their students to have real life interactions in a working environment and gives them hours to add to their resume, so they are properly prepared for the workforce when they graduate.”

What are you most excited about? 

“I am most excited about experiencing new adventures in a new city!”


Name: James Gildersleeve

College: University of Georgia

Location: Athens, Georgia

Mascot: Bulldog 

Why UGA? 

“I chose UGA because I really wanted to go to a big, warm school in the South.”

What are you most excited about? 

“I am most excited to explore Athens and go to the football games.”


Name: Luke Larsen

College: Auburn University

Location: Auburn, Alabama

Mascot: Tiger

Why Auburn? 

“I chose my school because it felt like the right place for me based on how I felt walking around the campus and the class sizes.”

What are you most excited about? 

“I’m most excited about eating out more.”


Name: Grace Blendonohy 

College: Georgetown University

Location: Washington, DC

Mascot: Bulldog 

Why Georgetown? 

“I chose Georgetown because I want to go into politics and it’s located in the country’s capital. I wanted a campus that was located in a city but also had a campus feel.”

What are you most excited about? 

“I’m really excited to join clubs at Georgetown and find more things that I am passionate about. I’m also looking forward to  meeting new people from all around the country/world and to be in person (hopefully).”


Name: Mya Edwards 

College: University of Kentucky

Location: Lexington, Kentucky 

Mascot: Wildcat 

Why UK? 

“I chose my school because I am a legacy there and for me, I didn’t want to be too far from home. The reason being is because I wanted to be able to grow and mature as an individual which is very important to me.”

What are you most excited about? 

“I think I’m most excited about is the fact that my college is very diverse and for me, I always struggled with finding a place where I belonged, and at the University of Kentucky I can be myself and not have to worry about what others think of me, and I can finally have that weight lifted off my shoulder and that weight is constantly having to be someone that I’m not just to fit in.”