Laura Dwyer- President
Major: Accounting with a concentration in marketing
Hometown: Oceanside, NY
Campus Involvement: Alpha Kappa Psi – Professional Business Fraternity, Career Assistant (SOM Career Services), MGMT 111 Mentor, Accounting 211 TA
Favorite part of Scholars: The sense of community you get from day one. Upon entering Scholars, you are immediately surrounded by a large group of people with diverse interests and hobbies, yet ultimately have the same goal of becoming leaders throughout the Binghamton community.
What have you crossed off your bucket list? Traveling to Asia – I’ve been to Japan and I’ll be going to China in the winter!
What was your dream job growing up? Teacher, Author, Singer, Doctor, Interior Designer, Professional Soccer Player, Physical Therapist – It changed almost every week.
Zack Schwartz- Fundraising Vice President
Major: Accounting with a concentration in Leadership and Consulting
Hometown: Syosset, NY
Campus Involvement: DECA, Colleges Against Cancer, Relay for Life
Favorite part of Scholars: The friendships that are built
If you could live in a book, TV show or movie, which would you choose? Game of Thrones
What was your dream job growing up? Executive for a baseball team
Hometown: Commack, NY
Campus Involvement: Discovery Advisor, Secretary of Alpha Kappa Psi
Favorite part of Scholars: I love being part of a motivated group of students who are always striving to help each other grow and become more involved within the BU community. My favorite individual aspect so far was the Sophomore Case Competition and city visit.
If you were a dog, what breed would you be? I would be an Australian Shepard because dogs of that breed are full of energy and protective of those they care about. However, my favorite dog breed is the English Bulldog, due to its abundance of wrinkles.
What fad do you wish would come back? I wish Gauchos would make a comeback because they were the comfiest pair of pants, which looked like a skirt, that I have ever worn.
Nate Oliver- External Vice President
Major: Accounting and Finance
Hometown: Saratoga, NY
Campus Involvement: Sports Talk Radio Host, Tour Guide, School of Management Peer Advisor, Road Map Consultant to the President, and Intramural Sport Enthusiast
Favorite part of Scholars: Management 150 and/or the International Trip
What is your favorite family tradition? Game of Monopoly every Christmas night (I have won 4 of 5)
If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would it be? Cape Town, South Africa
Hometown: Saint James, NY
Campus Involvement: Alpha Kappa Psi, Sigma Chi, Men’s Club Volleyball
Favorite part of Scholars: It is totally student run, and that we have the ability to create the success of the program, not just partake in it.
Who would you pick to play you in a movie version of your life? Tom Cruise (the young Tom Cruise of course)
What fad do you wish would come back? Heelys
Major: Business Administration with concentrations in Marketing and MIS
Hometown: Buffalo, NY
Campus Involvement: Tour Guide, SAPB, Women in Business, Marketing Association
Favorite part of Scholars: I love being a part of the community and also watching Scholars turn ideas into successful events and programs.
What is your favorite family traditions? We have a leftover lunch the day after Thanksgiving every year – it’s even better than the real day.
What is something you’ve crossed off your bucket list? White water rafting…I fell out of the raft!
Louis Clements- Vice President of Member Relations
Major: Business Administration with a concentration in Finance
Hometown: Blauvelt, NY
Campus Involvement: Scholars, DMP, Tour Guide
Favorite Part of Scholars: International Trip
Who would you cast to play you in a movie version of your life? Nathan Kress (People say we look alike)
If you were a dog, what breed would you be? Golden Retriever
Hometown: East Meadow, NY
Campus Involvement: Debate Team, SAPB, Women in Business,
Favorite part of Scholars: The social aspect!
What is something you’ve crossed off your bucket list? Go on Kingda Ka at Six Flags
Is there a book you love to read again and again? Harry Potter