Student Spotlight: Cydnee Somera '15

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Hometown: Kaneohe, Hawaii
Major: Math and Classics Interdisciplinary
Minor: Japanese

Why Union:
Small classes, rigorous academics and the beauty of the campus

Most inspiring class:
"History of Ancient Greece to the Death of Alexander the Great" with Professor Mark Toher.

Also excited about:
Having the opportunity to go to Greece for a term abroad next fall.

Favorite study spot:
Lamont House

Three things I'm passionate about at Union:

  • Creating relationships with students and faculty
  • Sigma Delta Tau sorority
  • Union Track and Field

Other passions:
Giving back to the community, sports and wellness.

Most surprising thing about Union:
The close community comes together when support is needed. There's lots of information about events and fundraisers planned to help individuals or groups overcome obstacles.

How I'm making Union a better place:
I share Union's history and academics by giving tours to prospective students and their families.

Looking into the future:
Graduate school to earn my master's in forensic accounting.

Advice for incoming students:
Get involved in any way you can. Union has a lot to offer, so don't miss out!