Profile: Caroline McAndrews

Name: Caroline McAndrews

Year of graduation: 2020

Major: Nursing

Hometown: Barrington, IL

What made you want to come to Marquette?

I came to Marquette for their well known nursing program and close proximity to my home in Chicago. I also have two older sisters who attended Marquette which influenced me to attend. 

What is your favorite spot downtown?

The Third Ward and anywhere along the lake.

What is your favorite spot on campus?

The law library is the best place for studying!

Who or what inspires you?

My dad inspires me to be ambitious and engaging in all aspects of life. He has been very successful due to hard work and persistence. He has picked himself up from the hardest of times which teaches me to do the same.  

What is the best advice you have ever received?

My grandma always tells me that if I don't stand for something than I will fall for anything. 

What’s your dream job?

Pediatric or Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner.

If you could eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be?

Sushi, watermelon sour patch kids, and green tea ice cream

What is a fun fact about you?

I have traveled to 17 countries. 

What kinds of things do you enjoy doing outside of Marquette?

I love snow skiing, wake boarding, soccer, and reading.

If you could travel anywhere in the world where would you go and why?

Iceland because it has some of the prettiest sights to see and it is rare to travel there. 

Favorite Netflix Series?

The Office, without a doubt!

What is your biggest pet peeve?

People who are chronically late 

Favorite song right now?

I can never have just one favorite song, but I love the new Chainsmokers songs!

Any exciting plans for this summer?

I am traveling to South Africa!