Melanie, a freshman from Houston, Texas, is studying Athletic Training. She also has a Spanish minor. She plans to get her master’s degree in athletic training after graduation.
In addition to being an SHP ambassador, Melanie is a Brooks scholar and a mentee for PUMP (Peer Undergraduate Mentoring Program), a collaborative program between Academic Retention Services, the Fellowships Office, and the Honors College to share success strategies. In her free time, Melanie enjoys listening to music and spending time with family.
“I love Mizzou because it truly feels like home away from home with my second family,” she says.