Senior Spotlight: Kelly Emerson

Kelly Emerson

Majors: Biology and Psychology 

Q: Why did you choose this area of study?

A: It combines my passion and love for learning about human health and the way humans think and process information. The two coincided immensely well together.

Q: What are your plans after graduation?

A: Working in the Surgical ICU/Medical ICU at the Cleveland Clinic while applying to Physician Assistant Master’s Programs and continuing my work with caring for COVID-19 patients.

Q: Why did you choose CWRU?

A: We are fortunate to be in the center of so many world renown hospitals. It was the perfect place to get involved in healthcare and learn about my future profession in undergrad.

Q: What’s your favorite memory of CWRU?

A: Joining greek life and my sorority (Phi Mu)! I have met so many people who will be my lifelong friends.

Q: As a graduating senior, what’s one thing you’d like to share with incoming freshman?

A: Don’t be afraid to try something out of your comfort zone. Whether this is joining an organization you never pictured yourself in or applying to a study abroad research program. Go all into whatever you’re passionate about.