Andrew Nielsen, class of 2013, is a senior majoring in Economics with a minor in Spanish.
A student in the Liberal Arts and Management Program (LAMP), Andrew volunteers as a spokesperson, counselor, and treasurer for Camp Kesem – a free camp for children ages 6 through 16, whose parents have been diagnosed with cancer. He serves as an Undergraduate Intern for the Department of Economics in ECON-E370. As part of his work, Andrew developed a curriculum for out of class help sessions. His curriculum is taught three nights a week to E370 students throughout the semester. During the summer of 2012, Andrew interned with PNC Bank in the Public Finance and Healthcare division.
Andrew is originally from Columbus, Indiana where he graduated with honors from Columbus North High School. He earned three varsity letters in football and track and was named an Academic All-State athlete. He also served as Treasurer of the Key Club, and was elected Student Body President his senior year.
Andrew is a dedicated Chicago Bears fan, a Dave Matthews Band devotee, and a frequent blood donor. He enjoys spending time at his Michigan lake house with friends and family. He looks forward to his final year in Bloomington and plans on making it his most memorable. Andrew runs every day and finds time to read the newspaper. He hopes to one day write a book.
Andrew can be contacted by e-mail at email@example.com