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There are more than 75 spirited and talented OWLs who will serve as your personal hosts and share their experiences, tips and strategies for success. OWLs range from sophomores to seniors and cover nearly every major offered at BU. They live on and off-campus and are each involved in an average of at least three other student organizations on campus.


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2. Abbey Porambo "If you have good thoughts, they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely. ~Roald Dahl Major: Digital Forensics Year: Sophomore Hometown: Fleetwood, PA Activities: OWLS, Digital Forensics Club, Forensics (Speech & Debate) Team, Phi Kappa Delta, Intramural Volleyball Interests: Netflix, hummus, singing obnoxiously, my dog Advice: Im a firm believer that life starts at the end of your comfort zone. Youll never know what youre capable of if you dont challenge yourself! Never settle for anything less than your fullest potential. 3. Alana Adelman Senior Major: Speech Pathology/ Audiology Concentration: Education of Deaf/HH Activities: OWLs, NSSLHA (service chair), Phi Sigma Sigma (President) Hometown: Bucks County, PA Become involved in as much as you can, if you think you may be interested in joining something, do it! You could meet your best friends in college and have the best times! 4. Alana Greene Major: Psychology; Minor: Spanish Year: Senior Hometown: Douglassville, PA Activities: OWLs, Intramural Sports Official, Board of Governors, Sister of Theta Tau Omega, GSA, A-Club, Psych Association Advice: Keep an open mind, get involved, use your time wisely, and enjoy these 4 years!The most reliable way to predict the future is to create it.Participate in life instead of just watching it pass you by. 5. Major:Accoun,ng&BusinessEconomics Year:Senior Hometown:Shoreham,NY Ac,vi,es: OWLs MensClubVolleyball ConcertCommiGee Advice: GetInvolvedearlyandoKen.Alwaysworkto achievegoodgrades,andbeopentomeetnew people. ''Any,meyouhaveanopportunitytomakeadierenceinthisworldandyou don't,thenyouarewas,ngyour,meonEarth.'RobertoClemente AndrewBen4vegna 6. Angela Garipoli Sophomore SpeechPathologyMajor Hometown:Wyomissing,PA Yourplayingsmalldoesnotservetheworld.There's nothingenlightenedaboutshrinkingsothatother peoplewon'tfeelinsecurearoundyou.-Marianne Williamson ADVICE:Togetthemostoutofyourtimehere,do everythinginyourpowertoreachyourpotentialand stepoutsideofyourcomfortzone. Activities: OrientationWorkshopLeader NationalStudentSpeechLanguageHearingAssociation DASL 7. + Major: Secondary Education and Mathematics Year: Junior Hometown: Conyngham, PA Activities: CGA OWLs Math Club Student Worker Intramural Softball Advice: Everyone is here to help, so be proactive and you cant go wrong! Be who you are and say how you feel, because those who mind dont matter and those who matter dont mind. ~Dr. Suess 8. I'm afraid so... you're mad. Bonkers. Off your head. But I'll tell you a secret... all of the best people are. -Alice in Wonderland 9. Asia Mills Major: Finance Year: Junior Hometown: Philadelphia Activities: OWLS, Board of Governors Scholar, Chi Alpha Epsilon, Mentor Advise: Have fun and stay focused. Make your college years memorable! ThePastCannotBeChanged,ButThe FutureIsS6llInYourPower. -HughWhite 10. Ittakesmoremusclestosmilethenittakesto frown.Behappy,itseasier! Major:Mid-levelmatheducation Year:Junior Hometown:Liverpool,PA Activities:BoardofGovernors,StudentCouncil forExceptionalChildren,OrientationWorkshop Leader Advice:Getinvolved.Dontbeshy,making friendsiseasywhenyouhavemanyclubsto choosefrom! 11. Major: Speech-Language Pathology Concentration: Exceptionalities Year: Junior Hometown: South Williamsport Activities: OWLs, Developing Ambitious Student Leaders, Health Occupations Students of America Advice: Take your schoolwork seriously, but dont forget to leave room for fun. You cannot create experience. You must undergo it. Albert Camus Bradlee Mix 12. + Brianna Hoffman Year: Junior Major: Finance Minor: Management Activities: OWLs,Treasurer of Alpha Sigma Alpha, and the Dance Ensemble From: Bergan County, New Jersey I live to love and laugh a lot, and thats all I need. Kenny Chesney 13. Major: Anthropology Minor: Gender Studies Year: Senior From: Westwood, New Jersey Activities: CGA Senate Representative, VP of Concert Committee, OWLs Historian " Advice: Plan to be involved before your first day as a BU Student We have the potential to be monumental J. Cole BRYAN MOLK 14. Cam Long - Sophomore - OWLs, DASL, Club Street Hockey, Club Tennis, Club Ultimate Frisbee - Boyertown Senior High School - I love the Phillies, Steelers, Penguins, and going fishing with my buddies - You miss 100% of the shots you dont take. Wayne Gretzky Sophomore/Environmental Biology 15. Wecannotdirectthewindbutwecanadjustoursails. Sophomore : undeclared Hometown: Quakertown, Pennsylvania Involved with: OWLS!! Orientation Workshop Leaders Women's Rugby Marching Band Delta Epsilon Beta Advice to Incoming Freshman: GET INVOLVED! Numerous clubs and organizations are on campus, a perfect fit for everyone. There is most likely a club for any/all of your hobbies. Get to know the campus and town, there are numerous things to do around Bloomsburg. Overall, manage your time well, balance your school work is key. Most importantly, have fun and be yourself. (: Bloomsburg became my second home. 16. Major: Criminal Justice Minor: Professional Writing Year: Senior Hometown: Gettysburg, PA Activities: OWLs, CGA, Co- Director of Husky PAWS- DAWN Office Advice: Successful people take a course of action that coincides with their beliefs or passion. Find what you love to do and do it. Stay involved, stay focus and enjoy college. Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it. Michael Jordan 17. Year: Sophomore Hometown: Blue Bell, PA Major: Secondary EducationEnglish Activities: OWLs Honors Program Campus Childcare Center-Aide Advice: How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time. College is one of the most stressful and worthwhile experiences you will have. Just do the best you can everyday and you will be successful. Catherine Campbell 18. Chelsea Smith Year Sophomore Major Accounting Hometown Philly Activities OWLS, APO, Enactus, Quest & Accounting Ass. Be you, and only you and you will be the shiniest star in the sky. * 19. Cherie Bloomfield Major: Social Work; with a minor in Psychology Year: Senior Hometown: Philadelphia Activities: Psychology Association, Social Work Club, IMPACT, BCS Advice: Keep an open mind to the people and activities around you. The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams-Eleanor Roosevelt 20. Year: Senior Major: Early childhood Education Hometown: Holland, PA Activities: OWLs, Bloomsburg University Writing Center, Rotaract Club Advice: Be you!!!!!!!!! Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You. 21. The image cannot be displayed. Your computer may not have enough memory to open the image, or the image may have been corrupted. Restart your computer, and then open the le again. If the red x still appears, you may have to delete the image and then insert it again. Senior Major: Math Secondary Education Hometown: Limerick, PA Activities: OWLs, BOG, Dance Ensemble-teach step & hip hop, Local Sorority Chi Sigma Rho Memory is a way of holding onto the things you love, the things you are, and the things you never want to lose. You are perfect exactly as you are. With all your flaws and problems, theres no need to change anything. All you need to change is the thought that you arent good enough. All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. 22. Year:Junior Major:FinanceandMarketing Activities:OWLsandB.I.G. Hometown:Brookhaven,PA HighSchool:CardinalOHara Hobbies:Playingandwatchingsportsandoutdooractivities Interests:PhiladelphiaEagles,76ers,Phillies,andFlyers Advice:Getinvolved,askquestions,createanameforyourself,and dontbeshy "Youmiss100percentoftheshotsyoudon'ttake.WayneGretzky Setyourgoalshigh,anddon'tstoptillyougetthere.-BoJackson 23. Hometown:Berlin,Connec4cut Major:AmericanSignLanguage/EnglishInterpre,ng Concentra,on:DeafEduca,on Year:Senior Ac,vi,es: InterpreterClub Signify OWLS CRU ToEverythingthereisaSeasonandaTimetoEveryPurpose UndertheHeavenEcclesiastes3:1 AdvicetoStudents: Dontstressbecause everythingalwaysworksout. Itmightbestormynow,but itcantrainforever! 24. Dylan Kimbar Major: Criminal Justice 2014/15: Junior Born and Raised in Townsend Massachusetts Activities: club soccer, basketball,snowboarding, hiking, rock climbing,OWLS,CJS Advice: get out of your shell and experience something you never have before. Family above everything, everything else comes after 25. Home Town: Nescopeck PA Major: Political Science/Pre Law, Philosophy About me: I am a senior, and work in the Political Science office. I played both Tennis and Football in high school. I have also served in student government and hope to work for the US Department of State after graduation Quote: The man who says he can, and the man who says he cant are both usually correct Thats me on the left! 26. MAJOR: BUSINESS MANAGEMENT/HUMAN RESOURCES CONCENTRATION YEAR: JUNIOR HOMETOWN: BLOOMSBURG! ACTIVITIES: OWLS, WOMENS CHOIR HOBBIES: HUNTING, FISHING, PLAYING SOCCER ADVICE: TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE RESOURCES PROVIDED TO YOU ON CAMPUS! AND DONT FORGET TO HAVE FUN! 27. Major:SpeechPathology Minor:Psychology Concentration: Exceptionalities Senior Hometown: Readington,NJ Activities: BloomsburgUniversityEquestrian Team OWLS! NSSLHA UniversityTutor AdvicetoStudents:Stayontopofyourschoolwork,so youhavetimetodotheotherthingsyouenjoyandhave asmuchfunaspossible! Themostwastedofdaysis onewithoutlaughter. E.E.Cummings 28. IF IT SCARES YOU, IT MIGHT BE A GOOD THING TO TRY. SETH GODIN THE FUTURE BELONGS TO THOSE WHO BELIEVE IN THE BEAUTY OF THEIR DREAMS. ELEANOR ROOSEVELT Graduate Student in Counseling and College Student Affairs Undergraduate Major: Early Childhood Education (Spring 2013) Advice: Do not feel like you have to plan the rest of yo


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