Joseph Meeks
Joseph Meeks
Student Mentor
About Joseph
Hometown:
Arlington, Texas
High School:
James Bowie High School
Major:
Biology
What did you want to be when you were growing up?

A professional athlete.

What career are you working toward?

A microbiologist.

When you were in high school, how did you choose your career path?

I talked to my parents and teachers about my interests, and they helped me decide a career.

Who inspires you?

My father because of his dedication and endurance.

What three traits best describe you?

Intelligent, hard-working, and a leader.

What are your skills or talents that most people don’t know about?

I have played the violin for 11 years, and I play other instruments.

What's your favorite place in the world?

Colorado.

If you could visit any place you’ve never been, where would you go?

Cancun, Mexico.

What do you enjoy when you're not working or studying?

I enjoy making and listening to music.

Who is your favorite musician/band?

William McDowell.

What is your favorite meal?

Garlic shrimp scampi with pasta.

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