Hiram College

Jonathan Adams ’22

Jon is a senior at Hiram College majoring in middle childhood education with focuses in English language arts and social studies. In the future he will utilize what he learned at Hiram College and apply it throughout the field of education


Lauren Ashton ’23

Lauren is a junior double majoring in Biochemistry and Biomedical Humanities. She worked at the Clary House in Massillon, Ohio as the floor lead. She has mentored elementary students, participated in mission trips, and helped in local animal shelters. After gradating from Hiram, Lauren plans to attend graduate school and earn a Doctor of Pharmacy degree.


Shaqwon Badley ’22

Shaqwon is a senior majoring in Sociology with a minor in Crime Law and Justice. He plans to enlist in the U.S. Army Reserve while attending law school pursuing a career as an attorney. After practicing law for years, Shaqwon plans to become a judge. His ultimate dream is to become part of the U.S. Supreme Court with an end goal to invoke change in the U.S. government.


Julia Brooks ’24

Julia is a sophomore planning to major in Nursing with a minor in Biomedical Humanities. She hopes to focus on the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit or pediatrics. Julia enjoys playing softball and ran her own pitching clinic. She has also volunteered at many events in her home town.


Ashley Cameron ’23

Ashley is a junior majoring in Nursing. She was elected as the nursing representative for her class, and is a Head Resident Assistant. After graduating from Hiram and passing the NCLEX to become an RN, Ashley has an interest to work with elderly patients. Her long term goal is to become an advanced practice nurse.


Taylor Cook ’22

Taylor is a senior double majoring in Communication and Political Science. She is the Vice President of Communication of Hiram’s Student Senate, a Student Ambassador, and a Course Assistant. After Hiram, she plans to continue her education by pursuing a Master’s degree in Political Communication.


Charles Denman ’22

Chad is a senior majoring in Psychology. He has been studying management, especially organizational behavior.



Akiya James ’22

Akiya is an undeclared Psychology major, pursuing the 3+2 social work track with Case Western Reserve University. She hopes to earn her Master of Science in Social Administration, become a licensed social worker and then earn a Master of Public Health. Akiya intends to specialize in maternal and infant death rates of African-Americans. She is a member of the Black Student Union.



Jacob Kowal ’24

Jacob is a sophomore leaning toward majoring in History or English. He is a member of the men’s basketball team.


Wyatt Lupton ’24

Wyatt has yet to declare a major. He is leaning toward Chemistry and Physics, and teacher licensure. He has an interest in both science and politics and hopes to use the skills learned at Hiram and the GCPL in order to better educate his future students and hopefully reforming and improving our nation’s education.


Megan Maddox ’22

Megan is a nursing major. She understands that a career in healthcare will require an understanding of public policy issues. Megan wants to become a neonatal nurse practitioner.


Amanda Murphy ’24

Amanda is a sophomore pursuing a plural degree in Neuroscience and Chemistry. She plays tenor saxophone in the Hiram Howl pep band, wind ensemble, and jazz band. She also is the Chemistry Club treasurer. After earning her B.A., Amanda plans to go to graduate school hoping one day to enter a neurochemistry research program.


Timothy Murton ’22

Timothy plans to become a medical doctor in the field of orthopedic surgery or trauma surgery. He has a leadership role in the Hiram College football program, mentoring young athletes, and serves as one of the team leaders. Tim would like to run for office after completing medical school.


Noah Pharr ’23

Noah is a junior majoring in Biology, planning to declare a minor in Chemistry and Public Health. He is a member of Veticus, Medicus, and the men’s soccer team. He works at the James H. Barrow Field Station in charge of the filtration system. Noah has been debating between veterinary medicine, pharmacology and research after Hiram.


Rachna Prasad ’22

Rachna is a senior majoring in Biochemistry with a minor in Biomedical Humanities and a pre-medical concentration. She is president of the Intercultural Forum and an International Peer Assistant. Rachna currently works in the emergency department and plans to go to medical school to become an emergency physician.


Trey Saunders ’23

Trey is a junior intending to major in Biomedical Humanities on the pre-medicine track. He hopes to become a pediatric physician and is particularly interested in specializing in infectious diseases. Aside from being a member of the GCPL, he is an Eclectic Scholar, Vice President of Medicus, and a Student Senator. Prior to coming to Hiram, Trey served as a state officer for Ohio HOSA-Future Health Professionals as well as a representative on his school district’s student legislative board. His hobbies include playing tennis, traveling, and researching current medical and political issues. Trey is looking forward to becoming more aware and growing through GCPL and hopes that GCPL will develop  him into the future pediatric physician and leader that he hopes to become one day.


Margaret Stehno ’22

Margaret is a senior Educational & Environmental Studies double major with a minor in Spanish from Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. Aside from being a member of the Garfield Center, Margaret is also a Tour Guide in the Admission Office, the Vice President of Environmental Action Crew, Co-event Planner of Stone Soup Co-op, and a member of Hiram College’s Equestrian Team. She is heavily involved on campus and Hiram has become her second home. Margaret is passionate about the environment and excited for this upcoming year. She plans to join the Educational Sector of the Peace Corps after graduation.


Dion Thornton ’22

Dion is a senior majoring in Political Science with a minor in International Studies and French. He is a Chamber Orchestra violist and a former member of the varsity swim team. Dion hopes to attend graduate school after Hiram.


Aaron Vojtus ’22

Aaron is a senior Biology/Biomedical Humanities double major with a Pre-Medicine concentration. He is involved in Student Senate and independent research on campus. He is a tutor for biology and chemistry as well as the biomedical humanities. Aaron works as a Medical Scribe at the Geauga/Ahuja UH emergency departments. He plans to go to medical school and become a pediatric oncologist. In his free time he likes to hike and play basketball with his friends.



Riley Williams ’22

Riley is a junior at Hiram College. She is a graduate of Tallmadge High School and was a Hiram College CCP student. Riley plans a career in politics, possibly managing campaigns.