Meet this week’s Campus Cutie, Cort Rippentrop. This sophomore from Blue Springs, Mo., traveled with Mizzou students to Jamaica over winter break to help build two houses. He will head back next year as a leader for the trip. Aside from volunteering, he enjoys running and Kansas City baseball.
Major: Business Management
Campus involvement: Farmhouse fraternity, Vintage Greek, mission trip to Jamaica
Hidden talent: “How good of a singer I become when no one is around.”
Best Mizzou memory so far: “Oh, definitely rushing the football field after beating Oklahoma.”
Dream job: General Manager for the Kansas City Royals
Favorite quote: “Aim at heaven, and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth, and you get neither.” — C.S. Lewis
Perfect date: “A nice walk along a beach while the sun is setting.”
Favorite city: Santa Barbara, Calif.
Best study spot: the Med Library
Last concert he went to: “Rascal Flatts concert in Kansas City with my family.”
Bucket list: “Scuba dive in the Great Barrier Reef.”
If he could switch lives with anyone for a day: “Dayton Moore, so then I could live out my dream job and be the General Manager for the KC Royals.”
Fun facts: ran the Kansas City Marathon, has been skydiving