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Alex Katubig

Alex Katubig

Hometown: St. Charles, MO
Major / Minor: Genetics / Chemistry
Graduation: May 2016
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What is your favorite thing about Purdue?

I really like that Purdue makes it easy to adjust to college life. Academically, Purdue provides resources to help students excel in the classroom. Purdue also offers so many organizations that are open for students to join.

What was your favorite class?

My favorite class was BIO121. Dr. Minchella is a wonderful professor and all his students can tell that he really loves his job.

What are your favorite things about your program of study?

My favorite thing about my program of study is undergraduate research. Professors offer opportunities for hands on research positions to undergraduate students.

What is your career goal?

Right now, I'm planning on attending med school but I'm not sure what type of doctor I want to be.

What would you tell prospective students about Purdue?

Purdue is great!! I have met so many wonderful people from all over the world. This globally recognized university offers great opportunities for its students. The possibilities are endless.

What is the most interesting thing you’ve learned or seen as a tour guide at Purdue?

In 1877 tuition was $5 a term and $12 per month for room and board.

What is your favorite spot on campus?

My favorite spot on campus is Academy Park. I like to sit on the grassy hills when the weather is nice and finish some homework.

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