Spotlight Caroline Kenemer
Name: Caroline Kenemer
High school: Northwest Whitfield
Major: Physics/ Aerospace Engineering
Expected graduation date: Spring 2019
Why did you choose Dalton State? Dalton State gave me the opportunity to save so much money by doing dual enrollment, earn my associate degree a year after graduating high school, and stay close to my family.
What does it mean to you to be part of the Roadrunner Nation? It means coming together to create a better future for yourself no matter your age or background.
What do you plan to do after graduation? After graduating with my associate degree, I plan to transfer to the Georgia Institute of Technology to study aerospace engineering
Who is/was your favorite professor and why? Professor Gonzalez and Professor Hilgemann would have to be my favorites because they are by far the best math teachers I have ever seen. I have never been able to understand math so clearly until I took their classes.
What activities are you involved in on campus? I am a part of the Tutoring Center.
What are some of your biggest achievements or accomplishments at Dalton State? Never having to park at the convention center
Where is your favorite study spot? The upstairs level of the library
What is the last book you read? “Saturn Run”
Favorite comfort food? Tacos
If you had a theme song, what would it be? “Africa” by Toto
What is your guilty pleasure? Drinking milk with my popcorn
If you won the lottery, what would you do? Depends: How much did I win?
What cheers you up? My family and tacos
Who is your hero? My mom
What is your favorite app? Hole.io
Where is your favorite place to eat? Taco Bell
What did you want to be when you were a kid? Kim Possible (still want to be her)
As a Roadrunner, what does it mean to Run Boldly? To Run Boldly means to chase your dreams without fear of failure, because failure is also how we learn.