Kenzie Wedman was just awarded a $1,000 scholarship and spot in the prestigious Freshman Research Scholars program at Oklahoma State University where, starting in the fall, she will engage in cutting-edge research in collaboration with pioneering faculty researchers.
College: Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources
Major: Biochemistry (Pre-Med)
What do you most anticipate about life at OSU?
I’m most excited to see new faces and meet new people!! I’m also excited to go to all the athletic events and be able to concentrate on learning about the subjects I really like, such as chemistry and anything having to do with medicine.
Pluto . . . Planet or Plutoid?
OSU football Coach Mike Gundy famously declared, “I’m a man! I’m 40!” When will you join the ranks of adulthood? How will you know?
I think I will consider myself an adult when I am fully financially independent and have a career.
What’s your favorite Dr. Seuss book?
Oh! The Places You’ll Go.
If you could have one superpower, what would you want? Why?
Probably teleportation because I really don’t like long car rides at all, and if I’m going somewhere, I just want to get there.
Which Mythbuster is most like you: Adam, Jamie, Kari, Grant or Tory?
What’s the first thing that you notice about people?
I notice their smile! I consider myself a happy person and like to talk and be with other happy, positive people.
What’s your favorite midnight snack?
Chocolate Chip Granola Bars
What’s the best costume you’ve ever worn?
One time I was the Statue of Liberty and that was cool.
If you had to live under the sea, which animal would you be? Why?
Probably a dolphin because they seem like they are pretty happy animals and they love to be in groups like I do.
Star Wars, Star Trek, Stargate or Dancing with the Stars?
Dancing with the Stars
What do you hope to accomplish in FRS?
I really want to learn about the research process and want to see if it’s something I’d like to pursue in the future. Hopefully I also get to learn more about different things and meet lots of people along the way!