FROM THE PAST
|Lindsey Sisson joined
our staff during the summer of 2009. She is a member of the class
of 2012. She is from Holland and participated in the Philadelphia
||Joe Hermenet helped us out in the office as
well as photography and web mastering. He is part of the class
Cynthia Schutt is a member
of the class of 2012.
Hannah Kasperson majored
in math education with a Spanish minor. She started working
in our office in the fall of 2007 and
is from Wheaton, IL. She studied abroad in Spain and
enjoys spending time with friends and watching Chicago Cubs
games. She loves the community at Hope and the focus on Christianity.
Hannah did her student teaching in Zeeland, MI and graduated
in May 2010.
started with us in the fall of 2007. She is from Appleton,
and chose Hope because the people seemed nice and the campus
was pretty – everything just fit. Her major is Chemistry
and pursues two minors, French and Management. She studied
in Nantes, France and LOVED it!! She enjoys playing ice hockey
in an adult league here in Holland, teaching children how
skate, volunteering at Evergreen Commons in the adult daycare.
She likes spending time with her friends and family, reading,
laughing, and just being silly. One summer she interned with
Source Ministries in Minneapolis. Allison graduated in
May 2009 received
an English teaching assistantship from the French government.
She will teach in Montpellier.
joined our staff in January '08. She is from Portage, MI. She
majored in Spanish, Management, and International Studies and
chose Hope because it was a small liberal arts Christian school.
In the fall of '07 she studied abroad in Santiago, Chile for five
months. In her free time, she likes to hang out with her family
and friends and ride her new longboard!
studied Psychology and Religion. Ronna started in our office
in the fall
of 2006. When she’s not in class (or at CrossRoads) she
is either spending time with her new husband. Yes, she tied
knot in August 2008. She enjoys reading, running, and going on
walks. Her main reason for choosing Hope is the amazingly welcoming
and the strong academics. Before her wedding, Ronna spent
some time in France. She graduated in December '08.
was new to CrossRoads
in the fall of 2007 as our ad hoc photographer and is from Arlington
Heights, IL. She was drawn to Hope because she felt it was a
highly regarded, private liberal arts school with a Christian
Moreover, it was just far enough away from her hometown without
being too far. She has declared Psychology as a major but is
adding Management for a double major. She hopes to study abroad
in her junior year, probably to a French speaking country to
her French language skills. She enjoys outdoor activities, exercise,
and yoga. Reading, attending movie theaters, and coffee with
are further enjoyments.
Wind spent four
years as part of our office staff and is from Canton, Michigan.
She enjoys music, gardening, and spending time with family and
friends. In the summer of 2005 she was able to go to Anchorage,
Alaska on a Mission Trip and work with neglected and poor children.
Meghan was a small group leader on campus and was also involved
in Nykerk. In the Spring 2006 Meghan also worked directly with
Professor Amanda Barton, FNP who orchestrates our Pre-Professional
She spent part of
her 2006 summer at Vienna Summer School and worked in a day care
with a major in Social Work and Sociology, graduating Magna Cum
Laude in May 2007. She plans to attend graduate school and is
currently working at the University of Michigan.
(now Burke!) also was part of our team for four
years. She and Meghan were our first two student workers. She
is from Adrian, Michigan. Jamie enjoys being with friends, painting,
and venturing in the great outdoors. The strong Christian atmosphere
on campus was her main reason for choosing Hope College. She
in Holland for the summer of 2006 and worked for us part-time
as well as Ben & Jerry's ice cream shop.
Jamie graduated Sum Laude
in May 2007 with a major in psychology and an art minor.
She spent her first year following
graduation volunteering and taking graduate classes at Dale
in Colorado Springs, CO. She was married in the summer of 2008.
And is back at Ben & Jerry's for awhile.
McLean became our
ad hoc photographer
in 2004-05. Since we can't be everywhere all the time, we hired
her to be! She provided us with photos for many events throughout
her time here at Hope. Her main on-campus employment was with
Vienna Summer School with Meghan and other friends in the summer
Magna Cum Laude in May 2007 with a major in kinesiology. She will
be pursuing graduate studies at Wheaton in IL beginning in the
fall of 2007
began working for us in May of 2005. She even worked through
the summer and will continue with us through May of 2006 when
officially leaves the halls of Hope. Wesen is a senior pursuing
majors in Sociology and Women's Studies. A native of Addis Ababa,
Ethiopia, she hopes to attend graduate school in the United States
and study medical sociology and social issues in Africa. She
involved in the Phelps Scholars Program, International Relations,
Bible study, and intramural sports. Wesen plans to work for one
year before enrolling in graduate school. She graduates this
but will take one more class during May term and continue working
in our office while here.
Wesen graduated in May but took
a May term class and worked here during that time. She is now
seeking employment in the Washington DC area.
graduated in December 2006. Vicky worked for us
during her sophomore year but mostly worked elsewhere on campus.