Meet #Rowan2025 student Shawn Lorenzo Sanders! Shawn is an incoming freshman, first-generation college student from Voorhees, NJ (Camden County). He shares what he’s thinking of pursuing and what he’s looking forward to at Rowan.
Welcome to Rowan! Could you share with us one thing you are looking forward to in college?
Getting a great education!
What is one hobby, activity, sport, or club you were a part of in high school that you’d like to continue in college?
Bodybuilding, getting into a Hispanic fraternity, and starting a business club.
Is there anything you’re hoping to discover about yourself in college? Grow a new skill? Try a new interest? Starting a new activity, sport or club?
I would want to join a fraternity, expand my social circle, and join a health, fitness and nutrition club.
What majors are you considering?
Did you tour Rowan or attend any virtual events? If so, which ones, and what did you think?
I visited Rowan and knew it was perfect for me.
Do you have advice for other high school seniors who haven’t committed to a school yet?
Go take a tour in person! It makes all the difference.
Where are you going to live next year?
I’ll commute from home.
What is one thing about Rowan itself that you liked?
The modern buildings, the suburban campus, high-tech labs and the small community feel.
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Story by: Bianca Torres, senior music industry major