Admissions

Marcus Goldman

Admissions Counselor

Why Washington College?

Originally born and raised in Hell’s Kitchen, New York City my love for the outdoors was always calling me out of the city. I am a proud Eastern Shore resident now: The Land of Pleasant Living.

I am thrilled to be joining the Washington College community and have always admired it. Though I went to a big state school, I went to a small progressive high school that reminds me of not only Washington College, but Chestertown too. I loved that during high school I knew all my fellow students, no matter what grade or different activity we did. This is how I feel Washington College is like, too; we are all part of a community here no matter if you’re an athlete, play music, or are a double major. This is because of our Honor Code which I think is what makes this place special. Integrity is what drives me, and integrity is what attracted me to Washington College in the first place and hopefully I can share that and my love of the Eastern Shore with you too!

 

Undergraduate Highlights:

B.S. – Indiana University

Major – Elementary Education

Athletics – Ultimate Frisbee Team (Final 4 Appearance), Little 500 Bike Team Rider

Organizations – Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity (President), Taylor Trudeau Cycle for Life Organizer

Study Abroad – Volunteer TEFL Teacher in Togo, Africa