Devon P


Major: Biology

Nickname(s): None

Hometown: Fond du Lac, WI

High School: Fond du Lac High School

Size of Graduating Class: 512

Sports/Clubs/Orgs Devon Participated in: Jazz Band, Marching Band, Pep Band, National Honor Society, Boy Scouts

Awards Received: Graduated Summa Cum Laude, obtained one exeplary rating at state Solo and Ensemble, performed in the 2016 All State Jazz Band, obtained the rank of Eagle Scout as a Sophomore in high school, and won the 2016 Mr. Fond du Lac Pageant

Why Devon Chose His Major: "I have a deep interest in bioluminescence and I hope that majoring in biology will give me the tools I need to study this phenomenon in the future."

Favorite Things: Good music, the ocean, insects, birds, cinema, books, screeching, burgers, and meeting new people!

Dislikes: Bad music, butternut squash, pull-ups, falling over, and mosquitos.

Favorite Place In Devon's Home-State: Little Trout Lake, just outside of Manitowish Waters.

Favorite Place on Campus: Picnic Point

One Word That Describes Devon's Personality: Positive

Favorite Color: Green

When Devon was a kid, he wanted to be a: clown pilot

Favorite Music Groups/Acts: JJ Grey and Mofro, ZZ Ward, Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, Charles Mingus, Gary Clark Jr., Trombone Shorty, and Stevie Wonder.

If Devon had a free night to do whatever he wanted, he would: "Sleep."

Hero/Heroine: "Edith Widder because she is one of the leading scientists on bioluminescent research in the world and co-founded an ocean protection organization, ORCA."

Goals as a Wisconsin Singer: "To further my playing, have fun with a group of extremely talented individuals, and make amazing new friends!"