Savita Chandarana

    Savita Chandarana ’24

    Majors: Neuroscience and Psychology

    Minors: Biology

    Hometown: Lockport, Illinois

    “I am thrilled with my decision to double major in psychology and neuroscience at Carthage; it has been an excellent preparation for graduate programs, and I feel like I have grown so much as a student and a person.”

    Jude Dzurak

    Jude Dzurak ’24

    Majors: Psychology

    Minors: Women’s and Gender Studies

    Hometown: Oak Lawn, Illinois

    “I chose Carthage because I felt a lot more confident in knowing I’d make a connection with my professors because of how much smaller the classes are. It doesn’t hurt that the lake is beautiful too.”

    Luke Ehlert ?24

    Luke Ehlert ’24

    Majors: Neuroscience and Psychology

    Hometown: Mount prospect, Ill.

    “With the professors being so open and willing to help, I was able to be involved and conduct research as a sophomore. I wouldn’t be able to do that at most other colleges.”

    Zoey Kurka

    Zoey Kurka ’25

    Majors: English and Psychology

    Minors: Music

    Hometown: Arlington Heights, Illinois

    “The Carthage faculty are amazing. My professors taught me so much and inspired me to enjoy the work I do in the classroom. The encouragement I’ve received from them has been one of my greatest helpers at college.”

    Amber Redmond

    Amber Redmond ’24

    Majors: Psychology and Studio Art

    Hometown: White Bear Lake, Minnesota

    “I wholeheartedly believe I would not be where I am today without the professors I’ve had here at Carthage. The psychology and studio art professors showed me that I am in the right place. The relationships I’ve built have led to so many opportunities for me. The faculty here at Carthage is unmatched.”

    Lin Sensenbrenner

    Lin Sensenbrenner ’26

    Majors: Psychology and Neuroscience

    Minors: Studio Art

    Hometown: Sun Prairie, Wis.

    “Joining clubs has pushed me outside my comfort zone and led me to meet students around campus with shared interests who I wouldn’t interact with otherwise. It has also introduced me to a large number of upperclassmen that serve as mentors to me.”

    Summer Zilisch

    Summer Zilisch ’26

    Majors: Neuroscience, Psychology

    Minors: Chemistry

    Hometown: Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin

    “I chose Carthage because of its exceptional academic programs, supportive community, and commitment to fostering growth. The College’s reputation for personalized education aligns perfectly with my aspiration to excel as a double major/minor student.”