My Wartburg experiences are unforgettable

NAME: JulieAnna Olague 


MAJORS: Spanish and biology

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Medical scribe-surgery, Phoenix Children’s Hospital

WHY WARTBURG: I chose Wartburg for the experiences, the programs everyone was passionate about, the available opportunities, and the safety I felt on campus.

WHAT IS THE ONE THING YOU NEVER IMAGINED YOU COULD DO BEFORE COMING TO WARTBURG: I never thought that I could live abroad for 6 months for a hospital internship that my major in Spanish got me. 

HOW DID YOUR WARTBURG EXPERIENCE PREPARE YOU FOR LIFE AFTER COLLEGE: Wartburg prepared me by providing me with a diverse experience and teaching me how to challenge myself.

WHY WAS YOUR WARTBURG EXPERIENCE WORTH IT: The people and experiences! Wartburg will forever be worth it because of the people who made my experience great, from my mentors to my peers. The experiences from Wartburg will always be unforgettable.

JulieAnna Olague

WHAT ADVICE DO YOU HAVE FOR CURRENT STUDENTS: Get involved and find YOUR passion. Not your parents’ passion, not your professors’ passion, and not your friends’ passion. And, balance is key.