Madison S


Major: Genetics and Genomics

Nickname: Madhunty

Hometown: Madison, WI

High School: La Follette High School

Size of Graduating Class: 400

Sports/Clubs/Orgs Madison Participated in: Competition Cheer, Softball, Lacrosse, Show Choir, Advanced Concert Choir, Mathletes, Science Olympiad

Awards Received: Outstanding Achievement in AP Chemistry, Outstanding Achievement in AP Calculus, Scholar Athlete, Dean’s List

Why Madison Chose Her Major: "I have always been interested in biological sciences, specifically evolutionary science, so I thought genetics would be a good way to incorporate that into my learning as well as sufficiently preparing me for a future in the medical field."

Favorite Things: Coffee, Breaking Bad, Robert Downey, Jr. , guys with beards

Dislikes: 7:45am exams, proof-based math, crying babies, and spiders

Favorite Place In Madison's Home-State: Devil's Lake

Favorite Place on Campus: Union Terrace

One Word That Describes Madison's Personality: Down (for anything)

Favorite Color: Mint Green

When Madison was a kid, she wanted to be a: Doctor

Favorite Music Groups/Acts: Ed Sheeran, Beyonce, Harry Styles, Hamilton, The Beatles, Cage the Elephant, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Justin Bieber, Pentatonix

If Madison had a free night to do whatever she wanted, she would: "Chill at the Terrace with friends then binge-watch an entire season of Queer Eye with a pint of ice cream and my cats."

Hero/Heroine: "Deadpool, he follows his own moral code rather than some imaginary 'inherent good'. He is also hilarious."

Goals as a Wisconsin Singer: "To develop my skills as a performer while inspiring the kids we workshop with to continue doing what they love."