“I’m taking the Women in New Roles classes now,” she said about the classes designed to help women returning to college. “They’re interesting to me.”
But ultimately, her major will be in medicine.
“I would like to go into emergency medicine,” she said. “I’m hoping to go to UT next.”
Jesika also enjoys playing the piano.
“I’ve played the piano since the first grade,” she said. “I don’t play as much anymore, but I used to play it a lot.”
She also learned how to figure skate when she was in high school.
“It was fun, until you fell on the ice,” she said.
— Valerie Edwards