“[I am] an economics major, [and] my syllabuses were dominated by exams and problem sets that have black-and-white solutions. Painting allowed me to add fun and freedom to my traditionally structured schedule. There are no set projects or correct answers. Painting allows me to explore subjects that I want to explore and express myself without censorship.”
Katie Heckman ’16, who had a minor in Spanish, is from Centennial, Colorado, and is heading to Chicago to be a sales-solutions specialist for the IBM Summit Program.