MEET OUR STUDENT CALLERS

 
 

Alex '17
Major:  Fashion Merchandising

Why I chose Oneonta:  I loved the Fashion program with FIT and I also loved the environment of the campus.

What I like best about Oneonta:  The size of the campus is perfect and the staff is always so friendly.

What I want to do after graduation:  I hope to live in New York City and work as a buyer or merchandiser for a major brand.

Ali '14
Major:  Biology

Why I chose to be a student caller:  I wanted to be a student caller because I love to interact with people, especially those that I have something in common with.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I love the town. It is completely college-based and everyone is so friendly!

What I want to do after graduation:  I want to attend graduate school and become a physical therapist.

Anthony '15
Major:  Adolescent Education - English

Why I chose Oneonta:  I wanted a close-knit community for a college.

Why I became a student caller:  I saw Phonathon and felt it was the perfect way to get involved on campus.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I like the sense of community and comfort that being here offers.

 

Becca '15
Major:  Mass Communications

Why I chose Oneonta:  The campus is beautiful, the faculty is excellent, and there are so many things to participate in.

Why I became a student caller:  I love connecting with people and I want to help improve my school.

What I like best about being a student caller:  I love to speak with alumni about Oneonta and I am proud to be a representative of my school.

Brandon '14
Major:  Human Biology

Why I chose Oneonta:  I chose Oneonta because it is an elite SUNY school that had a Physical Therapy program and isn’t too far from home.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I like the great people and the college environment.

What I want to do after graduation:  I would like to become a physical therapist.

Catherine '14
Major: 
Mass Communications

Why I chose Oneonta:  The campus is vibrant and I fell in love with the friendly atmosphere.

Why I chose to become a student caller:  I wanted to take part in enhancing Oneonta’s campus community.

What I like best about Oneonta:  The friendly environment. It brings life to the campus.

Chelsea '14
Major: 
Accounting

Why I chose Oneonta:  I really liked the campus set-up and pretty scenery.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I like the diversity among the students and staff.

What I want to do after graduation:  I would like to become employed at a college, working in their financial department.

Chris '15
Major: 
Adolescent Education

Why I chose Oneonta:  I chose Oneonta because there are so many opportunities that the school has to offer.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I love the numerous activities and services the campus provides.

What I want to do after graduation:  I would like to become a firefighter or paramedic in the FDNY.

Conor '14
Major: 
Business Economics

Why I chose to be a student caller:  I enjoy connecting with new people, especially graduates from the university. I would also like to contribute to the growth of this college.

What I like best about Oneonta:  My favorite part about Oneonta is the class sizes. Small classes allow you to engage with both the faculty and fellow students.

What I want to do after graduation:  My dream is to work on Wall Street.

Deirdra '17
Major: 
Business Economics

Why I chose Oneonta:  I chose Oneonta because it felt like I belonged here. The first second I stepped on campus it felt like home.

Why I chose to be a student caller:  I wanted to be a student caller so I could learn about the experiences alumni from O-State have to share.

What I want to do after graduation:  My passion in life is to travel the world, and I hope I can accomplish that.

Elio '14
Major: 
Secondary Education - English

Why I chose to become a student caller:  I like the idea of being able to give back to the school I love.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I love the interesting campus life and the strong sense of community and kinship.

What I want to do after graduation:  I’d like to teach English in a high school classroom.

Emily '17
Major: 
Dietetics

Why I chose Oneonta:  I chose Oneonta because you get the small town atmosphere on a big campus.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I like how personal the teachers are and how kind the student body is to one another.

What I want to do after graduation:  I plan to get my Master’s in Public Health Administration and work as a clinical dietitian.

Eva '14
Major: 
History & Communication Arts

What I like best about Oneonta:  The best part about Oneonta is the people. Everyone is friendly and it’s great to meet new people.

Why I became a student caller:  I think it’s important to do everything you can to support your school and community.

What I want to do after graduation:  I want to start a career in customer service or business. I love working with people.

Francesca '15
Major: 
Geology

Why I chose Oneonta:  I chose Oneonta because of the strong sense of community and quality education.

Why I chose to become a student caller:  I chose to become a student caller because I want to ensure the legacy of SUNY Oneonta continues.

What I want to do after graduation:  I’d like to get into field geology and possibly work for a state or national park.

Ian '16
Major: 
Environmental Science

Why I chose Oneonta:  It is in a beautiful part of New York and there is an ample amount of diversity around campus.

Why I chose to become a student caller:  To stay in touch with alumni and learn about their experiences at Oneonta as well as to enhance the Fund for Oneonta.

What I want to do after graduation:  I’d like to work as a sustainability coordinator somewhere in the Adirondacks.

Jamie '15
Major:  Elementary Education - English

Why I chose Oneonta:  There is a great education program and I loved the campus from the minute I saw it.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I like how school-spirited the students are.

What I want to do after graduation:  I want to get my Master’s in Special Education.

Jasmine '15
Major:  Psychology

Why I chose Oneonta:  When I came to visit, I loved the campus and the other opportunities Oneonta had to offer.

Why I became a student caller:  I’m very talkative and love meeting new people so I thought this would be a good job for me.

What I like best about being a student caller:  I like talking with alumni. Hearing about the experiences they have had here brings a smile to my face.

Jazzmine '14
Major:  Fashion Merchandising
Why I chose Oneonta:
  I chose Oneonta because of the Fashion major and the study abroad programs it had to offer.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I love how I can be involved in so much, and all the friends I’ve made.

What I want to do after graduation:  I plan on going into Higher Education, specializing in Fraternity and Sorority life.

Jessica '14
Major:  Communication Studies

Why I chose Oneonta:  When I visited the school for the first time, I fell in love with the campus and just got the feeling that Oneonta was where I was supposed to be.

Why I chose to become a student caller:  I want to be as involved as possible in supporting the college and be in contact with alumni.

What I want to do after graduation:  I would like to work at a Public Relations firm in the city.

Jian '14
Major:  Music Industry

Why I chose Oneonta:  I chose Oneonta for the Music Industry program.

What I like best about Oneonta:  The hills!

What I want to do after graduation: I’d like to be a music festival organizer or event coordinator.

 

Joe '14
Major:  Biology

Why I chose Oneonta:  I fell in love with the campus and the community feel here at Oneonta.

Why I chose to become a student caller:  I love this school and realize how important fundraising is. I also enjoy talking to people.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I love the tight knit community feeling here and the personal relationships with professors.

Kim '14
Major:  Business Economics

Why I became a student caller:  I love to get involved on campus and it’s a great way to improve my communication skills.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I love the size of the college, the view, and the people I have met.

What I want to do after graduation:  I’d like to work in the marketing and advertising field, preferably in the city.

Kyle '15
Major:  Mass Communications & Political Science

Why I chose Oneonta:  After visiting in high school, I fell in love with the college and was very impressed by the music and mass communications programs.

Why I like best about Oneonta:  The people, the places, and the great learning environment.

What I want to do after graduation:  I’d like to work as an analyst or host on a news network, like NBC or CNN.

Larissa '16
Major:  Adolescent Education - English

Why I chose Oneonta:  I had my “a-ha” moment during a campus visit and immediately knew this was where I belonged.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I like the overall atmosphere when I step onto campus. I feel safe, comfortable, and that I belong here.

What I want to do after graduation:  I want to become an English teacher to share my passion for literature with others.

Madison '14
Major:  Sociology

Why I chose Oneonta:  I love the feel of the campus and knew that this would be home for the next four years.

Why I became a student caller:  The chance to talk with experienced alumni and help the college raise money is an incredible opportunity.

What I like best about being a student caller:  The extremely friendly atmosphere.

Naomi '15
Major:  Mass Communications

Why I chose Oneonta:  I chose Oneonta because of our great study abroad programs.

Why I became a student caller:  Being a student caller is a great way to get to know alumni and hear their experiences as well as raise funds for the school.

What I want to do after graduation:  I would like to work as a videographer.

Nicki '15
Major:  Adolescent Education

Why I chose to be a student caller:  I chose to become a student caller because I believe it is important to raise as much as possible for the school and the students.

What I like best about Oneonta:  The size of the campus is my favorite aspect of Oneonta.

What I want to do after graduation:  I would like to find a teaching job and move down south.

Olivia '15
Major:  Computer Art

Why I chose Oneonta:  I chose Oneonta because my family has attended here in the past and the college is a big part of my family.

Why I chose to become a student caller:  I chose to become a student caller to interact with alumni and give back to the school.

What I want to do after graduation:  I’d like to work in graphic design for an advertising agency.

Olivia '17
Major:  Gerontology

Why I chose Oneonta:  I chose Oneonta because of the size of the campus, classrooms, and student body.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I love the atmosphere of the town and Main Street.

What I want to do after graduation:  I hope to work with those who suffer from dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.

Samantha '15
Major:  Psychology

Why I chose Oneonta:  When visiting colleges, Oneonta was the only one that felt like the right school to go to.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I like the “home” feeling the school gives off, the friendly people, and the town.

What I want to do after graduation:  I would like to move down south and go on to graduate school.

Samantha '15
Major:  Meteorology

Why I chose Oneonta:  Oneonta is the perfect size, the location is great and I also enjoy the small class sizes.

Why I chose to be a student caller:  I wanted to become more involved on campus and connect with alumni.

What I want to do after graduation:  After graduation I’d like to become a weather girl.

Shannon '16
Major:  Music Industry & Mass Communications

Why I chose Oneonta:  Oneonta was definitely my first choice! It has a renowned music program, the campus is beautiful, the people are kind and it’s an all-around great school!

Why I became a student caller:  I personally benefit from the continued alumni support and would like to make that opportunity available to others!

What I want to do after graduation:  I hope to get into the music industry and work for a record label.

Toni '17
Major:  Business Economics

Why I chose Oneonta:  I chose Oneonta because I felt that it would make me a well-rounded student with many opportunities

What I like best about Oneonta:  I like the faculty because I feel they are very dedicated to their students and the school

Why I chose to become a student caller:  I chose to become a student caller to show my gratitude for the school and to give others the opportunity to attend Oneonta.

Tracy '14
Major:  Communication Studies

Why I chose Oneonta:  From the moment I stepped onto the campus I fell in love with everything. Classes are so convenient to get to and there are so many ways to get involved.

Why I chose to be a student caller:  The Fund for Oneonta is so crucial to giving each student the opportunity to get the best education possible. I want to help other students make the most out of their experience.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I love the people the most. I always see someone laughing or with a smile.

Zach '15
Major:  Computer Art

Why I chose Oneonta:  When I visited I felt a very home-like vibe. Plus, Oneonta offers my major, which was a plus.

What I like best about Oneonta:  I like the people here. Everyone is incredibly friendly and in a new environment, like college, that’s a hard thing to find.

What I want to do after graduation:  I want to work for Pixar because I think those movies are absolutely wonderful.

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