-Selected as one of two recipients of the Chautauqua Writer’s Festival Scholarship for 2013
-Working as part of a small student group, created an on-campus “free-store”. This process included a formal presentation to the department for approval, organizational, promotional and maintenance activities for the space.
-Member of the Allegheny College Wind Symphony and Saxophone Ensemble for 4 years
-Participated in clean-up of streams in the French Creek watershed
-Participated in maintenance and harvest activities on a local organic farm