Sydney is from Kansas City, Mo. and is majoring in health science with an emphasis in rehabilitation. She plans on continuing her education by getting a doctorate of physical therapy degree.

“Mizzou’s School of Health Professions has such a sense of community” she says. “Faculty and staff want you to succeed and will help you do so.”

In addition to serving as an SHP student ambassador, Sydney has been a mentor for Tigers in the Gym, a member of Sigma Eta Rho and a member of Mizzou’s Running Club. 

What’s your favorite place to eat in Columbia?

Shotgun Pete’s BBQ Shack

What’s your favorite place on campus?

2nd floor of Ellis Library

When did you know Mizzou was “the one”?

After meeting the School of Health Professions staff and hearing how much they wanted me to succeed and what they can do to help

What has been your favorite class so far?

Psych 1000 because I loved learning about the brain and human behavior.

What has been your favorite Mizzou moment?

Experiencing my first Homecoming weekend as a student

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