2015 Road Warrior Series: Dan Nasso

Posted on Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Dan Nasso just couldn't get enough of Guelph and is back on the road! After taking some time away from the Road Warrior life, Dan came to the conclusion that promoting the University of Guelph to prospective students is what he loves - and how could we argue with that?

As many of you may not have seen him around, here's a tid-bit of information about the guy:

Dan

What is your favourite thing about UofG?

My favourite thing about Guelph is the people.  Our school seems to attract amazing students who are caring.

I found it very easy to make friends here, and to this day some of my best friends are who I met on campus.

Please describe your campus & community involvement while at UofG.

I had an opportunity to be involved with Gryphon Camps, where I was a counsellor and eventually director of camps. It allowed me to develop skills and take on responsibilities that made me grow as a person.  I also got pretty good at dodgeball.

I also was involved in intramural sports and found it to be a great way to stay active and a healthy distraction from school.

What prompted you to become a Liaison Officer?

I want students to experience what life is like at Guelph. From our academics to how to be involved on campus. I think it’s important that students not only succeed in the classroom, but also to have chances to express who they are outside of the classroom.

What advice would you offer to potential UofG students?

Do your research! Ask lots of questions about what University life is like, and make sure you visit campuses to make sure that school is the right fit for you.

Also- have a meal on our campus. We have some really amazing food…I probably ate a bit too much of it.

And there you have it! Major takeaways: Dan likes people, dodgeball...and food. All of which the University of Guelph supplies in high quality.

He's coming your way!

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