In UNMC Today's Student Spotlight, we get to know some of these students, who will become tomorrow's health care professionals.
- Name: Leah Erickson
- Hometown: Belton, Mo.
- Program/Year: First-year dental student
List three songs on your playlist.
- "Thousand Years" by Christina Perri
- "I'm Yours" by Jason Mraz
- "Brighter than the Sun" by Colbie Caillat
Name your favorite study spot.
I love studying in the law library because I don't have WiFi access there, or friends in law school, which means less time on Facebook and less distractions!
Your favorite study snack is ...
The first snacks I reach for when studying are the dentist's worst nightmare -- sweet and sticky! Twizzlers and Hot Tamales are both frequent choices.
Your favorite app is .
Pandora! My music selection frequently changes depending on my mood, so I take full advantage of Pandora's selections.
Three things people may not know about you.
- In undergrad, I competed on an Olympic weightlifting team called the Iron Dogs.
- I am a 2nd Lieutenant in the United States Air Force, and will serve with them following graduation.
- X Factor's Tate Stevens graduated from my high school.
WOW!!!How much weight was on that "barbell"? I couldn't resist peeking....You sound like a very sweet, interesting person!