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Bennett Zink

Class of 2019

Bennett Zink 2019

Hometown: Iberia, Missouri

High School: Iberia R-V

Major: Art Education

Campus Activities: Sigma Tau Gamma (president), NSLS

What are your career plans?

I’d like to become a secondary art teacher. I’m currently the gallery assistant at the Mildred M. Cox Gallery here at William Woods.

Why did you come to William Woods?

I had two siblings who came here before me and I visited many times and knew it was the place for me.

What is one word you’d use to describe William Woods?

Adventurous

What has been your favorite class here so far?

Color and Light because I get to do art and learn amazing things

What has been your favorite LEAD event so far?

The Chicago Boyz because of their inspirational story, and I wish I could do back flips like them.

What’s one thing you wish you had known when you first started at William Woods?

To get LEAD points early on in the year.

What do you wish more people knew about you?

That I played baseball and basketball in high school

Where do you like to study?

The basement of the library

What is a typical weekday like for you at William Woods?

Go to my 8 a.m. class (sadly) study, spend time with friends, study.

What is your favorite place in Fulton?

Dragon Kitchen because I love Chinese buffets.

What has surprised you the most about going to school at William Woods?

That I joined a fraternity.

What has been the most challenging part of college?

Managing time.

What is one word your friends would use to describe you?

Unpredictable

Who is your favorite faculty or staff member?

Terry Martin because he is very inspirational, a great teacher, a great artist, and always offers advice.

What is your favorite spot on campus?

Tucker because of unlimited food and time with my friends. Nothing better than that.