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Rutger Reitmaier-Football

Posted by on Friday, April 2, 2021 in Student-Athletes of the Month.

Rutger Reitmaier
Football
Senior
Sociology

Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt?

I chose Vanderbilt for a chance to represent my home state and the elite competition on the field and in the classroom.

What are your career goals?

I want to pursue a career in entrepreneurship.

What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt?

It takes great time management skills.

How do you manage your demanding schedule?

I have figured out how to manage my time properly to excel in the classroom.

What is your ritual before taking a test?

I make sure I get a good nights sleep and review my notes a few times before I take it.

Who do you consider to be an unsung hero in your academic success at Vanderbilt? And Why?

My Student Services Coordinator, Eugene is my unsung hero. He has always been there for every academic need and has guided me in the right direction to succeed.

Favorite quote?

“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt