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Matthias Schwab-Men’s Golf

Posted by on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month.

Matthias Schwab
Men’s Golf
Major: German and European Studies

Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt?

I chose Vanderbilt because I liked the package of getting a great education and being part of a great golf team with a lot of potential.

What are your career goals?

My career goal is to become a professional golfer and play on the PGA Tour.

What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt?

To be academically successful at Vanderbilt you have to put in effort and time to study. You need to have good time management and a proper class schedule.

How do you manage your demanding schedule?

I think it’s crucial to have great time management and have a plan for every day.

What is your ritual before taking a test?

Before a test, I make a study guide and make sure I have covered all the materials.

What is your favorite quote?

“Be stubborn about your goals, and flexible about your methods.” – Anonymous