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Alexandra Kurtz

Class of 2017
Major/Minor: Political Science and Economics with a Minor in Spanish

Hometown: Lancaster, PA

High School: Garden Spot Senior High School

Campus Involvement
  • Peer Mentor
  • Presidential Fellow
  • Student Government Association
  • Class of 2017, Vice President 
  • Enactus/ Junior Achievement 
  • Public Safety Dispatcher 
  • College Democrats, Programming Chair

Why did you choose your major?

I have always found political science interesting, and after taking a few economics courses here I realized how much I enjoyed it as well! I’m also considering law school in the future, and although there is no required major, those are two common choices.


Favorite Chestertown hangout:

On Cross Street there is this little shop called the Book Plate. You’ve probably heard of it, but if you haven’t- especially if you love books- you need to go check it out. There is literally a maze of books, I wouldn’t be surprised if somebody got lost in there. My friends and I love to go browse the shelves and stop at Play It Again Sam on the way back to campus!


Favorite way to procrastinate: