Kristin Janssen
Kristin Janssen
Year: Senior
Hometown: Grandville, Michigan
High School: Grandville
Major: Biology
Events: Diving

Why did you choose to attend Hope College? Size, Hope's successful science department, faith oriented, close to home.

If you have chosen a major, please explain how you plan to use it after graduation. PA School for Pediatrics

List a favorite Bible verse and why it is meaningful to you. Colossians 3:13

What is your favorite memory from a community service project you’ve been involved at Hope? I dissected 30 sheep brains while giving presentations and teaching middle school girls about how cool science is. This was also a reminder that girls can be interested, excited and pursue science as evenly as boys can. 

Where is your favorite place on campus? Why? Chapel on MWF. Love being around people my age loving the Lord and sharing friendship.

What is your favorite pre-game music? Honky Tonk Badonkadonk Trace Adkins

If you could play another sport, regardless of skill, what would it be and why? I would like to be a professional waterskier. I love the water, and I love the necessity for teamwork.

What is the best advice you’ve ever received? Don't take anything for granted, and live today like it is your last day on this Earth, because you never know when it will be taken away.