Sarah Walters to further education at Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine

by Billy Chandler

Sarah Walters of Abingdon, Va. will receive a bachelor’s degree in biology with a minor in chemistry.

Walters will graduate with the class of 2024. She is a member of the E&H Honors Program, IHSA Equestrian Team, Blue and Gold Student Ambassador Program, pre-health club, American Chemical Society and Tri Beta Biological Honor Society while additionally serving as a supplemental instructor.

“Through truly immersing and applying myself at Emory & Henry, I have learned many valuable things,” Walters said. “I have found a true home within the sciences with aid from encouraging faculty, and I’ve learned not to be frightened by a little bit of grit and determination.”

Walters credits the faculty of the biology department as being integral in how she has ended her Emory & Henry College career, “They challenged me, but were also supportive and encouraging along the way.”

Walters will attend Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine in Alabama following graduation from Emory & Henry.

Our Emory & Henry seniors are preparing to graduate and change the world. See our seniors’ success stories at www.emoryhenry.edu/commencement

Contributed by Nathanial Hupp, E&H Class of 2024

“Someone told me when I was an incoming freshman at Emory & Henry that ‘it is what you make of it.’ My goodness were they ever right!”

—Sarah Walters ’24

Location:

Abingdon, Va.

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