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Colby Trevor Allen

Bachelor of Science, Microbiology


Briefly tell us about yourself (e.g. hometown, family, hobbies, favorite BYU courses, intended profession)

I am from Camas, Washington. I am married to the coolest Japanese sword ever (her name is Katana). I love to ski, play volleyball, basketball, and roller-skate. My favorite BYU course were Extremophiles and Phage Hunters. I am going to be a dentist.

Who were your greatest supporters while earning this degree?

I would like to thank my wonderful wife Katana, my parents, all my friends, the BYU Electric shop, and the 700+ inches of snow from 2018 to 2019 at Snowbird.

What advice do you have for incoming freshmen at BYU?

Work hard, play hard. Buy a season pass. Don't take yourself too seriously.

How has your experience at BYU prepared you for the rest of your life?

It has prepared me to thoroughly enjoy, learn, and look to serve everyday of this wonderful life.