Christopher Davis-Fall 2018 Spotlight on Student Success

Chris DavisWhat are your plans after graduation? 
Work in a museum.

Where did you go to grow up and where did you go to high school (and/or other colleges)?
South Point High School then Alderson Broaddus University

Did you grow up with siblings or pets?Three sisters and some dogs

What was your best experience in high school? Graduation

Who was your most influential high school teacher? Mrs. Foxwell

Why did you choose Rio? My cousin recommended it.

What’s your best experience at Rio so far? All my History professors

What’s your greatest achievement as a student? Traveling in Europe and visiting 100 museums plus 5 concentration camps

Why did you choose to major in History? I love the study of the past.

What was your favorite course at Rio so far…and why? Native American History because the class was interesting and the people were fun.

What do you plan to do after graduation? Where do you see yourself in ten years? Work in a museum or travel the world doing humanitarian aid. Getting a PhD in WWII History

What’s the best part of being a student? Talking with the professors

What’s the worst? Lack of money

What advice would you give to incoming Freshmen? Do what you love, and the money will follow.

If you could spend the day with any fine artist, writer or intellectual, living or dead, who would it be? General George S. Patton

What is your favorite book: American Sniper

Favorite artist: Leonardo DaVinci

Favorite musician: WARKINGS

Favorite movie: Star Wars

Favorite food:?Buffalo Wings and Pizza

If you could move anywhere, where would you go? Salzburg Austria

Favorite quote: “Object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other bastard die for his” Patton

What’s the one thing that most people don’t know about you? I like to collect historical weapons.

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