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Posted by on Sunday, February 1, 2015 in Student-Athletes of the Month.

Cherrelle Jarrett
Major: Civil Engineering

Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt?
I chose to attend Vanderbilt because I fell in love with the beautiful campus and everything the university stands for both academically and athletically.

What are your career goals?
My career goals are to truly be happy in what I am doing for a living, and if I’m not then quit and find something I do enjoy.

What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt?
It definitely takes a higher level of commitment and time management to be successful at Vanderbilt.  Finding the right balance between school, your sport, and a social life is key.

How do you manage your demanding schedule?
I manage my demanding schedule by keeping my agenda in my pocket at all times.  Never taking any small failure too seriously is key, since you are bound to have plenty of hardships along the way.

What is your ritual before taking a test?
Before taking a test, I bow my head and say, “Jesus take the wheel.”

What is your favorite quote?
“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.”  Robert Frost