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Highlander Heroes

Highlander Heroes is the Student Success Center's special recognition program.

Sheli Mathews


Age: 40

Hometown: Youngstown, OH

High School: Rayen High School, 9-11th grade and Conneaut High School, 12th grade

Major: Nursing

Expected Graduation Date: May 2020

Why did you choose Gordon State College? I chose Gordon because it is affordable, it has great professors, it is very personable and is an all around outstanding college.

What do you plan to do after graduation? My dream is to work part or full-time in order to get the experience needed to volunteer on the Mercy Ships and help with missions.

What activities are you involved in on campus? I am a member of the Honor's Council and a GSC Ambassador.

Where is your favorite study spot? My home office

Where is your favorite hangout? My house

Favorite comfort food? Taco Bell

If you had a theme song, what would it be? Unfinished by Mandisa

What is your favorite book? The Twilight Series by Stephenie Meyer

What is your favorite line from a movie? "With God, nothing is impossible" - Facing the Giants

Who would play you in a movie version of your life? Roma Downey

What is your favorite childhood memory? Standing on my grandfather's shoulders diving into the swimming pool

Who from history would you like to meet? Jesus of Nazareth

What is your favorite app? AccuWeather

Where is your favorite place to eat? Olive Garden

What did you want to be when you were a kid? A lawyer and an architect

What does it mean to you to be part of the Highlander community? It means a great deal to me to be part of the Highlander community. God led me to Gordon State College to fulfill part of His plan for my life. I have been exposed to great professors and fellow students, in which we all help each other accomplish our goals and dreams in life.

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