Undergraduate Student Spotlight

Shaun GerberName: Hilary Bartzen

Hometown: Battle Creek, MI

Why Forestry: My grandfather (Papa) was an outdoorsman who always quizzed me on different trees on their property and I pretty much grew up in a camper. This inspired me to do something that allowed me to be outside.

Career Goal: I want to be a field forester or something in outdoor education.

Your ideal place to live: Copper Harbor, Michigan. I plan on retiring there.

Favorite Forester: Hallie M. Daggett, the first woman hired to do field work for the Forest Service.

Currently Reading: True Grit by Charles Portis