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Rosemary Nelson

Rosemary Nelson

"I’ve already observed a kindergarten classroom, and my education courses are smaller compared to what I would get at UW-Oshkosh."

Age: 19

Hometown:  Chilton

Current residence: Chilton

When attended UW Fox: Fall 2007 to Spring 2010

Background before UWFox

A graduate of Chilton High School and a part-time employee at a fast food restaurant.

Why UWFox?

“My brother went to school at UWFox and earned his mechanical engineering degree. I know it’s a much lower cost than a traditional four-year university, and I can easily commute to UWFox from Chilton.”

Her chosen major and plans after graduation from UWFox

Nelson is majoring in elementary education and will transfer to UW- Oshkosh in fall 2009 to complete her bachelor’s degree.

What do you find interesting and rewarding at UWFox

“I’ve already observed a kindergarten classroom, and my education courses are smaller compared to what I would get at UW-Oshkosh. I’m getting to know my professors very well, and we communicate a lot over e-mail. I got involved in the education club this year and got to know a lot more people that way.”

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