Student Spotlight Introduction
The thing that makes Lake Erie College great is, of course, our students. They come from many different states and countries, and they bring with them many different viewpoints, ambitions, and passions. Here you can meet some of them. Just click on their profiles below to find out more about their LEC experience—the programs they have chosen, the clubs they are a part of, the teams they proudly compete as a part of with Stormy beside them.
Emily Abbott, Class of 2014, Special
Education & Early Childhood Education
"I fell in love with the small class sizes and
individual attention I received from my professors."
Jared Merritt, Class of 2014, Political
"I am able to hold a national position with the
NCAA Student Athlete Advisory Committee as
the GLIAC liaison, and be a Resident Assistant."
Eric Wiedenfeld, Class of 2014, Biology
"There are so many chances for you to succeed.
Every door is wide open for you, you just have to
walk through it."
Kassidy Peacock, Class of 2016,
International Business German Concentration
Minors in Finance and Psychology
"My favorite thing about LEC is the family atmosphere,
because everyone watches out for one another, and
you will always have someone to go to if you need help"
Vanessa Dunne, Class of 2015,
Business with Italian Minor
"Whether it's simply my friends coming to one of
my open mics, or a member of the staff assisting
me with a class or nailing an internship, there is
always a shoulder to lean on."
Jamie Castle, Class of 2013 (Fall), Integrated
Media Digital Art and Technology (IMDAT)
"I have met the most amazing people here at LEC
definitely life-long friends as well as a few amazing
professors and staff [whom] I have the honor
to get to know and work with."
Joe Lopez, Class of 2014, International
Business & Accounting
"We are developing a program that not only
welcomes college freshmen, but allows them to
grow within their respective communities and
expand their learning beyond the classroom."
Taylor Graham, Class of 2015, Biology
"I feel like my fellow student Ambassadors are
part of my Lake Erie family and constantly
supply me with love and support."
Stefan Stojanovic, Class of 2014,
International Business & Math
"I didn't just get to see them from a close distance,
I actually got to talk to them, tell them things
about Lake Erie College, and apparently [made] a
very good impression on Senator Portman."
Skyler & Spencer Nick, Class of 2014,
Communications with Marketing Minor
"We were sold the moment we stepped on
campus. The buildings, grounds, quaintness and
historic feel of Lake Erie College were just the
kind of place we were looking for."