Why Did You Choose Your Major?

Ethan Russo ‘17

  • Communication Studies major
  • Hometown: El Dorado Hills, Calif.

The reason I chose communication studies was because business and other careers in life is made of relationships. To have successful relationships whether business or friends you have to have good communication skills and I find that a lot of the information very applicable in everyday life just in interacting with people.

What skills have you learned?

Being better at having a conversation. Learning to see the other person’s point of view in a conversation and being able to show a real understanding of where they are coming from in the situation

What would be your dream job after graduation?

The dream job would be to work in NFL player personnel, more specifically in scouting. My dream job is to become a NFL general manager and learning from different situations, characteristics, and what type of person they truly are.