Highlander Hero Kim Mathews
Name: Kim Mathews
High School: Griffin High School
Major: Human Services
Expected Graduation Date: May 2017
Why did you chose Gordon State? I chose Gordon State based on affordiability and location.
What do you plan to do after graduation? I plan to search for employment in the field of Human Services, along with going to graduate school.
What activities are you involved in on campus? I am a student assistant in the Registrar's Office. In the past I have been an adult learner mentor and I have volunteered at New Student Orientations.
Where is your favorite study spot? My dining room table
Where is your favorite hangout? Girls night at my house every Friday evening
Favorite comfort food? Ice cream
If you had a theme song, what woud it be? "Is There Life Out There" by Reba McEntire
Favorite line from a movie? "Just keep swimming."
What is your favorite book? The Help by Kathryn Stockett
Who would play you in the movie version of your life? Drew Barrymore
What is your favorite childhood memory? Swinging with my Pawpaw and listening to him play the harmonica.
If you could go back in history, who would you like to meet? Sigmund Freud
What is your favorite app? Pinterest
Where is your favorite place to eat? La Parilla Mexican Restaurant
What did you want to be when you were a kid? A school counselor
What does it mean to you to be a part of the Highlander community? It means everything to me. By being part of the Highlander community I am have the opportunity to not only improve mine and my family's lives but also the opportunity to serve as a role model and inspiration to others. I hope that every member of the Highlander community will strive to leave behind a positive impact.