HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. Below is a snapshot of a student who finished high school a year early, putting her ahead of the curve:
Name: Poeu Breckinridge
Hometown: Bloomville, New York
High school attended: South Kortright Central School in South Kortright, New York
Accomplishments: Originally from Cambodia, Breckinridge finished high school in three years with a 4.0 GPA. She was actively involved in school as a cheerleader and chorus member. Breckinridge also received a second place art and history award during her time at South Kortright Central.
Major: International Business
Why you chose HPU: “I chose HPU because I felt that it was a great fit for me in that it’s such a hands-on school. The school itself is so business-oriented and it really helps prepare you for after college.”
What you’re looking forward to at HPU: “I’m looking forward to meeting new people and making new connections that will last me a lifetime in the business world.”