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Chrissy Oberg-Swimming

Posted by on Saturday, February 1, 2014 in Student-Athletes of the Month.

Chrissy Oberg
Major: American History

Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt?
It had every quality that I was looking for in a school. It is, to me, the perfect combination of academic and athletic excellence.

What are your career goals?
My goal is to attend law school and become a lawyer after graduation from Vanderbilt. 

What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt?
A strong work ethic and time management. 

How do you manage your demanding schedule?
By having a plan for every day and trying my best to stick to it. 

What is your ritual before taking a test?
Just to be calm; a lot of anxiety over tests never helps my performance.

What is your favorite quote?
“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill