Brian Evan Fritsche '16

Why did you choose Hood College?

It’s close to home, it’s in Maryland, the state I love, and it’s small to get the one on one attention that is going to better me for the future.

What is your most memorable experience at Hood?

As long as I’m with friends, I always have a memorable experience.

What is something that surprised you about Hood?

The professors are so nice, friendly, and easy to talk to.

What opportunity were you most grateful for?

To attend a four year college and pursue two degrees!

What was your most rewarding class or academic experience at Hood? Why?

Senior Seminar for Strategic Management. It laid out a baseline for what I want to do in the future.

What is your favorite campus event?

Crab Feast.

What are your goals for the near and distant future?

I started a company with my friend Dan Stemple, Stockpower generators, it’s a battery powered generation system. So the goal is to become a successful company.

How has your Hood education benefited you?

I have learned so much information it should all benefit in some forms or another. A liberal arts school should make you a well-rounded educated person.

What would you say to students applying to Hood?

Good luck, make your own fun, do what makes you happy, and keep grinding no matter how hard it gets.