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January Student of the Month

Submitted by tyler.lewis on Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:05
Attributions: 
Emma Hill, Jacob Scutt, Porter Nielson, & Heidi Curtist (np Alanna Hess & Wesley Bastian).

 

Emma HillWhat is your favorite quote, and why? 
"The only person who actually has favorite quotes on hand is Wyatt."Where do you want to see yourself in five years? 
Finishing up school and starting a writing career.What are your favorite hobbies?
Coming up with sarcastic answers to personal questions. (and Netflix, and Clarinet)What is the funniest thing that has ever happened to you? 
Being student of the month... What makes you different from everyone else? 
I'm student of the month. If you could have a conversation with anyone fro history, who would it be and what would you ask them? 
Pretty much any truly successful author so I could use them as a mentor.What is your favorite subject in school why? 
Music.  It is completely different from every other subject and allows you to express yourself in a unique way. 

Heidi Curtis
What is your favorite quote, and why? 
"If you want to be happy, you have to be happy on purpose.  Happiness is a choice."Where do you want to see yourself in five years?
I'll be 22 and almost finished with dental hygiene school.What are your favorite hobbies?
Spending time with friends and family.What is the funniest thing that has ever happened to you?

I was wrestling with my two older siblings and I went to bite one of them, but I bit my own hand. 

What makes you different from everyone else? 
I was born at home (on purpose). Not in the hospital. If you could have a conversation with anyone from history, who would it be and what would you ask them? My brother Brandon, "When is my sister going to have a baby?"What is your favorite subject in school and why? 
Math, because there's always a right or a wrong answer. 

Jacob Scutt
What is your favorite quote, and why? 
"We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand." Randy Pausch. Life may not give you its best circumstances, but it's still your choice on how much you get out of it.  I'd say life has given me a good hand; however, I still try my best to achieve more. Where do you want to see yourself in five years? 
I'll be in college, possibly at the U studying computer science.  While that is my go to option, I still want to keep my opportunities open. What are your favorite hobbies? 
I play trumpet, and march in the summer and fall.  I also like art, particularly charcoal drawing and oil painting. Video games are always fun, especially with friends.What is the funniest thing that has ever happened to you.
I guess my life is pretty lame because I honestly don't know.  What makes you different from everyone else?
In relation to being the student of the month, I actually don't find myself any smarter than the average person, but that doesn't stop me from trying my best.  I believe anyone can get good grades as long as they try.  No one told me I needed a 4.0.  I challenge myself by seeing how long I can stay straight A. If you could have a conversation with anyone from history, who would it be and what would you ask them? 
I don't really have a specific someone.  William Wallace has fascinated me with his leadership, and I'd like to ask Hitler "why". I's also like to see what Jesus thinks of all the different christian religions.  What is your favorite subject in school and why?
My favorite class is jazz band, but I'm not sure I have a favorite core subject.  Math and English feel the most beneficial and give me the most satisfaction; though, I can't say I enjoy them. 
Porter Nielson
What is your favorite quote, and why?
"Be excellent to each other." Bill S. Preston Squire  It's a good quote to live by. Where do you want to see yourself in five years? 
Strong in my career at some company of some sort, masters degree in finance, accounting, or something in business. What are your favorite hobbies? 
Rock climbing, hiking, camping. What is the funniest thing that has ever happened to you? 
Too many to choose from. What makes you different from everyone else? 
Nothing really, I'm just a guy.If you could have a conversation with anyone from history, who would it be and what would you ask them? 
George Washington.What is your favorite subject in school why? 
Math.  It makes sense (to a degree).

Alanna Hess
What is your favorite quote, and why? 
I love too many quotes to choose one favorite.Where do you see yourself in five years? 
I want to be a published author and either on a mission or in college, depending on which I decide to do. What are your favorite hobbies? 
I love to read, write, and sing. What is the funniest thing that has ever happened to you?
The funny thing is that I can't think of anything to put here. What makes you different from everyone else? 
My DNA sequence. If you could have a conversation with anyone from history, who would it be and what would you ask them? 
Jesus Christ. I don't know what I would ask him, but I'd love to talk to him. What is your favorite subject in school and why? 
Probably creative writing because I love to write and the people in my class were so fun to be around.

Wesley Bastian
What is your favorite quote, and why? 
My favorite quote is, "It isn't the size of the man in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the man." I love this one because it's so applicable and it is a fact in everyday life. Where do you want to see yourself in five years? 
I see myself coming back from an LDS mission and finishing my schooling at BYU.What are your favorite hobbies?
I love to hunt, fish, play sports, be around cars, etc. What is the funniest thing that has every happened to you? 
I'm not sure, but an embarrassing moment was when I threw up on a field trip in elementary school. What makes you different from everyone else? 
I believe my interests and my drive sets me apart from other classmates. If you could have a conversation with anyone from history, who would it be and what would you ask them? 
I would love to talk to Henry Ford and how he came up with these ideas that benefited consumers. What is your favorite subject in school and why? 
My favorite subject in school would probably be math, because it seems like one of the most applicable subjects to my future.