MA Student Spotlight
Hometown: Farmington Hills, MI
Anticipated Graduation Date: July 2015
Favorite book (non-academic): 1984, The Shining, and the Harry Potter series
Favorite study spot: The floor
My prized possession: My cat!
3 things I have with me at all times: My phone, chapstick, and floss
Favorite saying: “Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever.” Walt Disney
Favorite TV show: Scandal, Grey’s Anatomy, and Law & Order SVU
What would people be surprised to know about you? I love alternative rock and go to punk rock concerts.
What is a cause you’re passionate about? Equality/human rights. LGBTQA advocacy.
What brought you to MiSPP and what do you want to do with your degree? MiSPP’s humanistic philosophy brought me to the school. I would like to pursue my PsyD and become a clinical psychologist.
PsyD Student Spotlight
Hometown: Bloomfield Hills, MI
Program: PsyD 2
Anticipated Graduation Date: July 2016
Favorite book (non-academic): A Child Called It or Reviving Ophelia
Favorite study spot: My home office
My prized possession: The opportunity to have my PsyD program paid for in full.
3 things I have with me at all times: My cell phone, cross (religious jewelry), and Starbucks (some type of drink).
Favorite saying: “It isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass; it’s learning to dance in the rain.”
Favorite TV show: Oprah’s Next Chapter
What would people be surprised to know about you? I have over 200 Hello Kitty dolls that I started collecting at one year old.
What is a cause you’re passionate about? Helping Chaldean refugees (children/adolescent) assimilate to American culture.
What brought you to MiSPP and what do you want to do with your degree? I really enjoyed my master’s program. I love humanistic psychology, and I want to expand my knowledge to be a great doctor one day.
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