Elizabeth Crooks Alumni Profile
- Graduation Year: 2015
- Degree: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Since completing her nursing degree at the University of Evansville in 2015, Elizabeth Crooks has been employed as a registered nurse at Cleveland Clinic on a colorectal surgery unit. She is also pursuing a Master’s of Science degree in Nursing Education from Western Governors University.
While at UE, Elizabeth enjoyed several aspects of the Honors Program experience, including her Honors course work and Honors project. She explains, “Completing my Honors project was my favorite part of the program because I researched something that I am truly passionate about, and I learned a lot about myself through the process. My project and Honors classes definitely helped me strive to achieve more academically.”
Elizabeth also appreciated the social part of the program. She notes, “I really liked living in Powell my first and second year of college because I was surrounded by individuals who also had a lot of academic drive.”
Elizabeth’s future goals include completing her graduate degree and ultimately, becoming a nursing professor.