Reid P


Major: Industrial & Systems Engineering; Economics

Nicknames: Reidle; Good Guy

Hometown: Marathon, WI

High School: Marathon High School

Size of Graduating Class: 61

Sports/Clubs/Orgs Reid Participated in: Football, Track, Academic Decathlon, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, National Honor Society, FBLA, Forensics, SkillsUSA, Spanish Club, All State Vocal Jazz Honors Choir, UW-Marathon County High School Honors Jazz Ensemble, Central Wisconsin Educational Theatrical Alliance, School Choir

Awards Received: Herb Kohl Excellence Scholar, Academic Decathlon State Championship Team Member, National Honor Society, State Solo & Ensemble Exemplary Soloist

Why Reid Chose His Major: "I like people, and the concepts that come into play when people get involved in complex systems of technology, money, and other people are very intriguing to me. My majors allow me to investigate and improve these interactions that are usually taken for granted. "

Favorite Things: Singing, rain, coffee, watermelon, and naps

Dislikes: Spiders, onions, mushrooms, and the sound winter gloves make when you rub them together

Favorite Place In Reid's Home-State: "The comfy chair in my apartment."

Favorite Place on Campus: The time derivative of Wen

One Word That Describes Reid's Personality: Passionate

Favorite Color: Gray

When Reid was a kid, he wanted to be an: Astronaut

Favorite Music Groups/Acts: "Frank Sinatra, the Tokens, the Drifters, John Batiste, Sam Smith, Stevie Wonder and many more"

If Reid had a free night to do whatever he wanted, he would: "Cook a dish I have never attempted before and then order take-out when I mess it up severely."

Hero/Heroine: "JK Rowling, she went through an incredibly difficult life and fought back to become one of the best selling authors of all time.  "

Goals as a Wisconsin Singer: "Continue improving my vocal acting and range, building on my dancing abilities, and inspiring audiences at each performance."