Student Profile: Makenzie Wilkinson

Written by Audrey Hazel


1. Name: Makenzie Wilkinson

2. Major: Neuroscience with a minor in psychology and women gender and sexuality, freshman

3. Hometown: Hollidaysburg Pennsylvania 

4. Affiliated With: Basketball and track team, JUMP (Johns Hopkins Underrepresented in Medical Professions) and FLOC (female leaders of color)

5. You can usually find me: Somewhere in the athletic center or on the beach when it's nice

6. My favorite part about Hopkins is: The friends and connections I've made here

7. In five years I will be: Either in Med School or pursuing a PhD in Neuro (haven't decided yet)

8. One thing most people don't know about me: I once ate lunch with LeBron James and had no idea who he was 

9. My favorite place on campus: The beach when it's sunny

10. Do you have any advice for incoming freshmen:

Don't be afraid to ask for help. If you're struggling next year, you're most likely not going to be the only one.