Big Brother: Tricia Smith, Emma Ulrich Years in Kappa: 1 Instrument: Trumpet Ensembles: SMB, Brass Major: Zoology Favorite Kappa Memory: Petting zoo and PM project at the elementary middle schools :)
After I graduate I plan on getting veterinarian experience to apply for vet school and hopefully any other animal related job.
Big Brother: Bryan ‘Shortcake’ Maxwell Years in Kappa: 2 Instrument: Trumpet Ensembles: SMB Major: Supply Chain Management, Information Technology Favorite Kappa Memory: Hanging out with all of the brothers... all of the time.
After I graduate I will be working as a consultant for a management consulting firm called Baker Tilly. I will be working in their Southfield office.
Big Brother: Marc Renaud Years in Kappa: 3 Instrument: Tenor, Clarinet, Piano Ensembles: SMB Major: English and Russian Favorite Kappa Memory: Winning the Gov. Cup at District Convention!
After I graduate I plan on moving to Syracuse, NY to write for Making Music Magazine.
Big Brother: Cory Himmelspach Years in Kappa: 3 Instrument: Trumpet, French Horn, Piano Ensembles: SMB, Brass Major: Telecommunications and Advertising Favorite Kappa Memory: I will always remember when Roger Weyersberg came to my Third Degree. He has been a mentor and very good friend of mine for a long time and he is the one that encouraged me to audition for the SMB, so in many ways I wouldn't be here or be in Kappa if it weren't for him.
After I graduate I am not sure on a job just yet. I would like to move to Chicago and enroll at Second City. When I know, you'll know :)
Big Brother: Danielle Peck Years in Kappa: 4 Instrument: Trumpet Ensembles: SMB, Brass Major: Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Science Favorite Kappa Memory: singing the hymn at national convention. Singing the hymn with 700 brothers is an amazing experience and one that has really stayed with me. It makes you realize how much bigger the fraternity is than just one chapter
Next year I will be student teaching at Ferndale High School
Big Brother: Val Finlayson Years in Kappa: 4 Instrument: Alto Sax Ensembles: SMB Major: Pre-Vet, Lyman Briggs Zoology - Neurobiology and Animal Behavior Favorite Kappa Memory: NCD Convention 2009 :)
After I graduate I will be attending Michigan State's College of Veterinary Medicine
Big Brother: Alex Winn Years in Kappa: 3 ½ Instrument: Tuba Ensembles: SMB, Brass, Saturday Staff Major: Mechanical Engineering Favorite Kappa Memory: The formal last year
I currently work for Nestle at the Wonka factory in Schamsburg, IL. Come visit me!
Big Brother: Alex Winn Years in Kappa: 5 Instrument: Guitar, Banjo & Tenor Sax Ensembles: SMB, Campus Band Major: Chemical Engineering Favorite Kappa Memory: Winning the Gov Cup BOTH YEARS!
After I graduate I will be working for DuPont in a rotational program for the first 2-3 years.
Big Brother: Erin Hemond Years in Kappa: 5 Instrument: Tenor Sax and Bass Clarinet Ensembles: SMB, Campus Band Major: English Education Favorite Kappa Memory: NCD Convention, Relay for Life, Qdoba with the brothers, too many others to list!
Next year I will be student teaching at Waverly Middle School
Big Brother: Maribeth Robertson Years in Kappa: 5 Instrument: Oboe and Tenor Sax Ensembles: SMB, Symphonic Band, Band Staff Major: Music Education Favorite Kappa Memory: Colonizing the Mu Kappa chapter at GVSU
Next year I will hopefully have a job teaching music somewhere in Michigan!
Big Brother: Mitch Hoper Years in Kappa: 7 Instrument: Clarinet and Alto Sax Ensembles: SMB, Brass Major: Music Education and History – Second Ed Favorite Kappa Memory: holiday parties and other random times we have where we're just hanging out as brothers. The other wonderful memories I have are from the two conventions I attended and how all of those events helped us bond as brothers. It is really hard just to pick one because all of it was so wonderful!
Next year I’m not entirely positive what I will be doing, but the plan is to get a teaching job and possibly start some grad work.
Big Brother: Angela Zoss (Alpha Zeta Chapter) Years in Kappa: 8 Instrument: French Horn, Mellophone Ensembles: SMB, Saturday Staff Major: Family and Community Services, concentration: Early Childhood Development Favorite Kappa Memory: Hearing our chapter announced as the winners of the governor's cup in 2008 and 2010 and watching the faces of my fellow brothers as we celebrated
Next year I have no permanent plans as of yet. i will be applying for jobs in kindergartens and preschools.