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Jamie Van Slooten

Bachelor of Science, Microbiology


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

I am from La Canada, CA. I am one of six children. I love to run, bake, and travel. My favorite courses I took at BYU were Human Anatomy, Organic Chemistry, and Physiology. I am pre-med and an aspiring dermatologist.

Who were your greatest supporters while earning this degree?

My greatest supporters were my parents, siblings, friends, and fellow peers who motivated me to put my best foot forward and work my hardest.

What advice do you have for incoming freshmen at BYU?

My advice for incoming freshmen is to make the most of this time. Take the classes that are interesting to you and work hard in them. Education is a privilege!

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

My experience at BYU has taught me how hard I can work and that I can push. my limits beyond what I even know with the Lord's help.