Ben is a graduate of Champaign Central High School in Champaign, IL. He chose to attend Illinois Wesleyan University due to direct admission into the Nursing program and experiences he had while visiting. On campus, Ben currently works for Sodexo as a Student Manager for the Coffee Shoppe, Freshens, and Ames Library Cafe. He is also employed by Information Technology Services as a Student Manager for Desktop Support. Ben is also actively involved with the Sigma Pi fraternity, the Jack C. Fields Memorial Scholarship, and the Student Nurses Association. His favorite memory of Turning Titan Orientation is Real World 101. He says "Once you experience it, you'll understand."
Ben's advice for new students:
Participate in Fraternity/Sorority recruitment! Even if you don't think you want to join a Fraternity or Sorority, go out and meet people through the recruitment process. It's a great way to meet other students - both underclassmen and upperclassmen.