PALs (Peer Academic Leaders)
Robert J. Wagner , Senior PAL Coordinator
Hometown: Temecula, CA
Major: Politics & Government with an emphasis in Pre-law
Interests: Boxing, Rugby, Investing, and Success
Why do you like Western State? : Its small size allows for me to focus on achieving what is most important to myself.
How do you want to be remembered? : I want to be remembered as being a leader.
Post-Graduation Goal: Attend Law School
*Command *Competition *Strategic *Learner *Ideation
Brian Cole, Study Abroad Advisor & Ambassador
Hometown: Hometown: Centennial, CO
Major: Communication Arts
Minor: Business Administration
Interests: Skiing, Climbing, Biking, Theatre, Improv, film making, human beings
Why do you like Western State? : Its size makes it easy to find a community that you want to be a part of
How do you want to be remembered? : As someone with strong moral conviction and a relentless obsession for Michael Cera
Post-Graduation Goal: Hopeful Oscar Meyer Weiner mobile operator
Talitha Beattie, National Student Exchange Advisor & Campus Communications
Hometown: DesMoines, Iowa
Major: Exercise, Sports Science
Minor: Recreation and Outdoor Education
Interests: I play on the Western Women's Rugby team. I love to go on day hikes in the summer and ski in the winter but at the end of the day you can't beat a cup of tea and a good book.
Why do you like Western State? : I like the close knit, supportive community here at Western and how easy it is to get involved.
How do you want to be remembered? : I want to be remembered as a person who never gave up an opportunity. Bettering myself and empowering others around me are passions I hope to never give up.
Post-Graduation Goal: I plan to go to Grad School. I will either continue my Health Fitness studies or pursue a professional position in Student Affairs.
Dawid Konieczek, International Student Mentor & Social Media Marketer
Hometown: Strzyzewo, Poland
Major: Management & Marketing, Computer Science
Interests: Event Management, Marketing, Programming, Technology, Beautiful girls
Why do you like Western State? : The best school in the nation! The highest collegiate indoor track in the world! The most positive people on the planet!
How do you want to be remembered? : Creating remarkable events that everyone will be thankful for. Help others and be their motivator!
Post-Graduation Goal: Finding a job that I love and sharing my life with a wonderful women!