Julie Sophis '17
Why I chose Union:
I fell in love with how Union is a liberal arts college with strong science departments. Union was the college I could see as my home during my college years.
New Zealand Mini Term (2015)
New Hampshire Environmental Services (Summer 2015), Clean Energy Alliance (Fall 2016)
Professor Garver of the geology department is my favorite professor. His lecture style engages the entire class to watch as he explains complex concepts in simple terms.
“Active Tectonics” has been my favorite class thus far at Union. This class solidified my interest in geology and led me to choose a senior thesis that has a strong focus on plate movement.
Favorite place on campus:
The Lamont building is my favorite spot on campus. Aside from being a beautiful building with quiet spots to study, Lamont has a front porch that makes for a perfect place to sit and do work in nice weather.
Favorite local restaurant:
Favorite food on campus:
Dawn’s Chili in Dutch