Campus Visit Staff

Derek Hentkowski

Hometown: Macomb, MI
High School: Eisenhower High School
Major: Secondary Education in Social Studies
Groups and Organizations (current and past involvement): ROTC
Favorite Marquette Activity: Skiing and Hiking
Best Advice for Incoming Students: Put in the work and you'll achieve great things.


Maija Mattson

Hometown: Pearl City, IL
High School: Pearl City High School
Major: Speech Language and Hearing Sciences
Groups and Organizations (current and past involvement): SLFP (Student Leader Fellowship Program), Marquette Ending Hunger, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Club Volleyball, NSSLHA (National Student Speech Language Hearing Association)
Favorite Marquette Activity: Hiking, biking and exploring new places
Best Advice for Incoming Students: Get involved. This is a time to find new interests and meet new people. Dive in! Find time to explore Marquette. We live in such a beautiful place - take advantage of it.












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Lizzie Vitale

Hometown: Waukesha, WI
High School: Catholic Memorial High School
Major: Communication Studies
Groups and Organizations (current and past involvement): Superior Edge and PRSSA
Favorite Marquette Activity: Finding new places to eat!
Best Advice for Incoming Students: keep your door open and talk to everyone!



Sarah Schollmeyer

Hometown: Hudsonville, MI
High School: Hudsonville High School
Major: Public Relations
Group Involvement: Treasurer - ASNMU (Associated Students of NMU), Black Student Union, Student Finance Committee, Student Brand Ambassador, House Government
Favorite Marquette Activity: Thrifting, eating at local restaurants and hiking
Best Advice for Incoming Students: Engage with your peers, the Marquette community and faculty. Use our beautiful peninsula as a platform for education and exploration.










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Leticia Antunes

Hometown: Florianopolis, Brazil
High School: Ofelia Fonseca High School
Major: Environmental Studies and Sustainability
Groups and Organizations (current and past involvement): Volleyball Team
Favorite Marquette Activity: Going to the beach. 
Best Advice for Incoming Students: Take everything one day at a time! 


Danielle Gomulinski

Hometown: Beulah, MI
High School: Benzie Central High School
Major: Nursing 
Groups and Organizations (current and past involvement): Hall and House Government Secretary, Live, Learn, Lead, Student Nurses Association, DARTS
Favorite Marquette Activity: Hiking Hogback Mountain and camping
Best Advice for Incoming Students: Get Involved!


Mandy Mileham

Hometown: South Elgin, IL
High School: St. Charles North High School
Major: Music Education
Group Involvement: Mu Beta Psi Music Fraternity, Pride of the North Marching Band, House Government
Favorite Marquette Activity: Hanging out at Presque Isle watching the sunset and stargazing
Best Advice for Incoming Students: Do your best to meet new people! You may not be best friends with everyone, but having a lot of connections will make you feel more at home.












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Kristalynn Hiser

Hometown: Farming Hills, MI
High School: Harrison High School (RIP 1972-2019)
Major: History
Group Involvement: NMU Choirs, Mu Beta Psi, Superior Edge, NMU Food Pantry Volunteer
Favorite Marquette Activity: Biking along Lakeshore Drive
Best Advice for Incoming Students: Join in on Hall/House activities! It's a great way to meet new people and get involved.