Emily Elder

Orange, CA, Human Biology
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Emily Elder (she/her/hers) is a senior from Orange, California. She is studying Human Biology and intends to utilize her degree to attend a physician assistant graduate school program. She is a certified nursing assistant and plans on building clinical hours and shadowing PAs at her time at KU. She is involved in a Pre-Health Professional Fraternity (Delta Upsilon Mu), Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society, Kappa Delta Sorority, and Mortar Board. In her free time, she enjoys yoga, adventure, traveling, volleyball, and trying new restaurants.

Ask me about: being pre-health professional, Greek life, being out-of-state, intramural and club sports, and switching majors


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