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John Spiers, Undeclared Major

John SpiersHometown
Walker, LA

Favorite Food
Jambalaya

Favorite Book
Starship Troopers, by Robert A. Heinlein

Favorite Movie
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Activities and Organizations

  • The United States Civil Air Patrol
  • Church
  • Sci-Fi/Fantasy Fandom

Which professors made a difference in your life?

  • Prof. Randal Ivey
  • Dr. Avery Fouts
  • Prof. Douglas Williams
  • Dr. Richard Routh
  • Prof. Thomas Simpson

Favorite Class
Any philosophy and/or religious studies class

Dream Career
Private Military Contractor (overseas)

What does USC Upstate mean to you?
This scholarship will greatly help in covering the costs for my books over the course of the next school year.