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Ryan White-Football

Posted by on Monday, July 3, 2017 in Student-Athletes of the Month.

Ryan White
Graduate Student
Program: Learning, Diversity and Urban Studies

Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt?

I chose Vanderbilt because of the top notch education I would be receiving.

What are your career goals?

I intend on playing in the NFL and eventually owning multiple businesses.

What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt?

To be academically successful at Vanderbilt, it takes putting a lot of hard work into your studies.

How do you manage your demanding schedule?

Having a planner with my assignments all on the day they’re due is how I manage my schedule.

What is your ritual before taking a test?

Before taking a test, I re-write all of my notes that I have for the class.

What is your favorite quote?

“Excuses are the tools of the incompetent, used to build bridges to nowhere and monuments of nothingness.” -Barack Obama