Featured student: Arie Lopez

Arie Lopez
Name: Arie Lopez
School: John Carroll University
Hometown: Parma, OH
Major: Neuroscience and Psychology
Arie, a 2020 graduate of Valley Forge High School in Parma Heights, Ohio, will attend John Carroll University. She shared that multiple factors influenced her decision to enroll. 

"I chose John Carroll University because of their sense of community and eagerness to help their students succeed."

At John Carroll, Arie will major in Neuroscience and Psychology, with future plans of attending medical school in hopes of pursuing a career in psychiatry. 

We asked Arie:

What aspect of your college/university are you most excited about?
I am most excited about learning leadership skills and having the opportunity to serve my community.

What was your favorite class in high school?
Government and Biology are both a tie for my favorite classes.

What advice would you share with soon-to-be high school seniors as they begin their senior year?
Make the most of it because a pandemic may strike!