Rhett Lundy


Name: Rhett Lundy

Nickname: Baewatch

Class Year: [2018]   

Hometown: Murfreesboro, TN  


Life motto: “When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful.”

3 words that describe you:

  1. Adventurous   
  2. Passionate
  3. Crazy

Favorite food: Cheeseburgers, American style

What’s your biggest pet peeve? People who don’t let me hold the door open for them

What can’t you live without? I can’t live without the outdoors

Favorite pastimes? Rock climbing and sleeping in a hammock

Any guilty pleasures? I’m addicted to chocolate in a bad way and mountain dew. It’s incredible I’m not dead.

Favorite song: "When I See This Bar" by Kenny Chesney


Intended Major: Biology

Favorite Prof: Professor Gregg-Jolly

Where can anyone typically find you on Grinnell? At the rock wall in the BEAR

Favorite Party: 80s Harris

Most embarrassing first year moment: My pants ripped when I bent down to pick up a ball while playing some good old fashioned pong

What advice would you give Grinnellians? Don’t hate on the South.

Best costume this year? Billy Idol


Ideal date: I want to have a candlelit dinner in a cavern underground

Most attractive quality in someone? Fearlessness of new things

What’s something that most people don’t know about you? I have terrible balance, I hate spicy food, and I like wearing a suit and tie.

Single or Taken? Single

Your flirting style in three words: I don’t really have a flirting style


Top 3 bucket list items:

  1. Skydive in Dubai
  2. Discover a new animal species
  3. Study wolves in the Rocky Mountains

Current biggest dream? To compete at the World Bouldering Cup

Dream Job: Research biologisf