Britney Acevedo-Corona ’21

Favorite thing about Eastern Everyone here is kind and willing to help – they go out of their way to make sure I’m comfortable and doing well.
Something I wish more people knew about Eastern The professors are great! There’s always something going on and everyone is so friendly!
Hometown Roswell, GA

Jaden Henry ’21

Favorite thing about Eastern The atmosphere here is great. It’s quiet, yet with enough to do that I am constantly busy.
Favorite Eastern Memory Seeing my mom cry tears of pride/joy on move-in day was great.
Hometown East Hartford, CT

Haley Bresnahan ’19

Favorite thing about Eastern The community feel! Friendly people; students, faculty, and staff.
Why Eastern? The beautiful campus, small class sizes, academic services, and there are many opportunities to get involved.
Hometown Wethersfield, CT

Emily Fulton ’20

My Favorite Eastern Memory: The paint party! There was music playing and people spraying paint on each other. It was a giant party!
Fun Fact About You: I have two different colored eyes!
Hometown Waterford, CT

Brighton Leonard ’20

Favorite thing about Eastern: There’s so much to get involved in. I study Sport and Leisure Management, and perform in Eastern’s Jazz Ensemble. I’m also part of the KPE/SLM Club, Vice President of ConNOTicuts – a club for out of state students, and a former member of Eastern’s Club Football Team.
Hometown West Greenwich, RI

Sara Phelps ’19

Favorite Place on Campus & Why Webb Lawn because on nice days everyone is outside hanging out.
Why Eastern? Because of the amazing education program and the small class sizes.
Hometown Hebron, CT

Kyle McCarthy ’20

Favorite thing about Eastern Smaller class sizes and how close the buildings are to each other.
Advice for Prospective Students/High School Seniors Keep strong core study skills and don’t push deadlines off.
Hometown Brookfield, CT

Alicia Martin ’18

Where was your internship? I interned at the CT General Assembly in Hartford, CT! I attended meetings for the Higher Education Committee and a public hearing for CT Taxes, tracked and analyzed new bills, drafted speeches and testimonies & learned about the formal/informal aspects of the legislative process.
Hometown New London, CT