Recipient Profile - Jared
COLLEGE OF ENROLLMENT:
CURRENT AGE & PROJECTED AGE UPON GRADUATION YEAR:
Flight and teleportation.
Tennis, ice hockey, health and wellness/nutrition, intellectual debate, public speaking, fundraising, social media management.
WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF 5 YEARS AND 10 YEARS AFTER COLLEGE GRADUATION:
5 Years: Working in a major city with a startup (either my own or something that truly interests me), hopefully in a committed long-term relationship with a dog (I really want a dog now, but college seems to be too early for that commitment).
10 Years: Exec. Position with a job I am passionate about, married, expecting children and able to sustain a lifestyle that suits my needs physically and financially.
TOP 3 LIFE GOALS and HOW WILL YOU ACHIEVE THEM:
BIGGEST TAKE-AWAY(S) FROM YOUR CANCER EXPERIENCE:
1. The cancer community and the identity of being a cancer survivor. No other community that is more supportive and inclusive than this one, nor is they’re any identity that I am more proud of.
2. Perspective. After undergoing a emotional, physical, and spiritual transformation after being diagnosed with cancer, I have been given a new outlook on life that has changed my values and what I find important.