Ashlyn Clark

Name:

Ashlyn Clark

Year:

Junior

Major:

Elementary Teacher Education

Hometown:

Smyrna, DE

UD involvement:

UD Swim Club, community service.

Most exciting UD memory:

1743 Welcome Days, where I got to watch the comedy show and play laser tag with new people! I made friends that night that I still have!

Advice for a new student:

Have a blast but never forget why you are here and where you want to be in five years!

Advice for their parents:

This can be the best time of your students life, let it be yours too!

How I decided on my major:

From a young age I always enjoyed playing school with my friends where I HAD to be the teacher. I loved teaching others what I had learned in school and as I grew up this grew into a passion that I could pursue in my future.

Favorite TV show:

Big Bang Theory.

Favorite song:

"Set Fire to the Third Bar" by Snow Patrol.

Plans after college:

I want to join the Peace Corps and get the opportunity to teach in a foreign country where children need and desire to learn.