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Josiah Lander

– Hometown: Olmsted Falls, Ohio

– Major(s)/Minor(s): Biology / Sustainability

– Class Year: Junior

– Most Influential Faculty or Staff Member: Dr. Andrew Merwin 

“Over my time at BW, I have appreciated the professional, entertaining, and relatable experience Dr. Merwin fosters in his classroom. He has pushed me to invest time in learning, made the process enjoyable despite challenging material, and adopted humility as he interacts with his students. This professionalism and relatability are qualities that I hope to emulate in my own future career.”

– Most Influential BW Course: Zoology

– Career Aspirations: He hopes to serve patients’ needs as a Physician Assistant.