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Rustler Spotlight: Amy Chidester

January 16, 2018

photo of CWC student Amy Chidester

Amy Chidester is a sophomore at CWC studying pre-health.

I really enjoy anatomy and I’ve always liked Science. I want a career where I can help people. ”

Amy Chidester

After determining her degree at CWC Chidester has future goals of becoming an occupational therapist so she can continue to help people.

It was during a campus tour when Chidester decided to start her undergraduate degree CWC. She said the people were nice and real about what life at CWC was like. Chidester also knew CWC was a good start in pre-health with the on-campus cadaver lab.

Chidester has plans to transfer to a four year college or university after completing her five associate’s degrees at CWC in May.

Chidester is from Green River, Wyoming and as a CWC student is involved in many campus activities. She is a tutor, a resident assistant, student senate president and an anatomy lab technician. She is also the president for the Entrada club and will take a trip to New York City with the club. She also enjoys spending time with friends.

Chidester was nominated by Laura Phagan, marketing publications coordinator.

“Amy is a dedicated student who is passionate about her studies,” said Laura Phagan, Entrada advisor. “She is a bright, compassionate student who seizes every opportunity that is given to her.”