Senior Series: Courtney Pharr


Name: Courtney Pharr

Hometown: Seattle, WA

Major: Biology

Minor: Public Health and Bioinformatics

Favorite Professor at Clark:

Mark Turnbull

Favorite Class at Clark:

Sociology of Medicine

Favorite Spot to Study on Campus and Why:

I love studying in the AC because I can hang out with friends while still getting work done.

Favorite Bistro Snack:

Curly fries

What has been your favorite thing about going to school at Clark?

My favorite thing about going to school at Clark has been having the opportunity to get involved in so many different aspects of campus life. From playing volleyball to completing research to participating in community service, I am so grateful for all of the experiences I’ve had.

What will you miss most about Clark?

Definitely playing volleyball and being part of such an amazing team!

What clubs and activities were you involved with on campus?

Volleyball, Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), Athletic Board, Clark Athletics Service-Learning Trip (CAST), Columbus Park Elementary/Clark Athletics community service partnership

What are your best words of wisdom for underclassmen?

College is definitely what you make of it. Get involved and take advantage of all the wonderful opportunities that Clark offers!

What are your plans post-graduation?

I am returning for Clark’s new MHS program in Community Health. After that, I hope to attend medical school to become a pediatrician. 

Thanks, Courtney!

*All photos retreived from personal Facebook pages*