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Emma Bjork

Emma Bjork


Syracuse, Nebraska


Mass Media: Broadcast and Production and Writing

SOAR Leader

Communication and Mass Media

Emma Bjork

My favorite part about being a Bearcat:

My favorite part about being a Bearcats is the family. I have made so many friends during my time at Northwest who I know I will keep in touch with after graduation.

I’m excited for SOAR because:

I am excited about SOAR because the connections with all our future Bearcats.

Favorite part about attending SOAR as a freshman:

My favorite thing about attending SOAR as a freshman was learning about all the different extracurriculars that I could get involved in.

In my free time, I enjoy:

In my free time, I enjoy reading books (especially YA fantasy)!

My favorite Northwest tradition is:

My favorite Northwest tradition is the Homecoming parade. It's so fun to see everyone's hard work displayed, and I love working the media side and getting that experience with a camera!

Student Organizations I’m involved in:

  • KNWT Student Television
  • Alpha Delta Pi Sorority
  • Society of Presidential Scholars
  • AdInk

I chose Northwest because:

I chose Northwest because of the amazing support system. Students and faculty alike want to help each other succeed, and everyone is happy to offer help, talent and experience for whatever project your working on.

Advice for other freshmen:

My biggest piece of advice for first-time freshmen is to get involved! I joined at least 10 organizations the fall of my freshman year. Not all of them stuck, but that's how I made some of my best friends. So if you're even slightly interested in an organization, try it out. It might end up being exactly what you're looking for.