Benjamin Alt

    Majors: Exercise Science

    Hometown: Marshfield, Wis.

    “The EXSS major prepares students to be excellent leaders in the health and wellness community.”

    Laura de Rosales

    Majors: Exercise Science

    Minors: Secondary Education, Health

    Hometown: Rockford, Illinois

    “I think other students should consider our major because our department is full of great and knowledgeable professors. They care that students succeed inside and outside of the classroom.”

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    Joseph Mihevc

    Majors: Exercise and Sport Science

    Minors: Secondary Education, Health Education, Adapted PE, Coaching

    Hometown: McHenry, Ill.

    “The biggest surprise I’ve had so far is the number of opportunities I have been given. I never would have expected to get high school coaching experience while still in college. There are so many opportunities that I am so thankful to have gotten.”

    Taylor Sliwa

    Majors: Exercise and Sport Science

    Minors: Business Administration

    Hometown: Mount Prospect, Illinois

    “Exercise has always been a part of my life, and I truly enjoy changing people’s lives through some sort of physical activity. I love to assist people to meet their fitness goals.”

    Sammie Woodward

    Majors: Exercise and sport science

    Minors: Communications

    Hometown: Franksville, Wis.

    “I chose Carthage because I was very intrigued by the student-to-professor ratio because I knew I could have a relationship with my professors and always get help from them when needed. While Carthage is academically challenging, students have many resources to help them be successful.”