Senior Profile: Jack Bayne

(photo courtesy of Jack Bayne)

What is your major and minor? What other academic programs were you a part of?

Environmental Science Major with specializations in Policy and Earth Systems.

What are some of the jobs you held while at McDaniel?

Tour Guide

What organizations were you a part of at McDaniel? What positions did you hold?

Baseball Team, Green Life, JSU, APO, Sunrise Organization

Have you enjoyed your time at McDaniel? If so, what did you enjoy the most?

For sure! I enjoyed being a part of the baseball team and making relationships at McDaniel that will last a lifetime.

Who do you think was/is your best mentor?

Dr. Scullion 

Describe your favorite memory at McDaniel.

Raising a puppy at McDaniel.

What are some of the challenges you encountered and how did you overcome them?

I think that getting past that first year of college and acclimating myself to college life was the hardest.

What are your plans for after graduation?

A job through the Chesapeake Conservation Corps starting in Fall 2022.

What advice would you give yourself as a first-year student at McDaniel?

Don’t be a History major, you’re not a history major.

Where do you see the world in 10 years?

Hopefully, much more green. 

How do you reflect on your senior year during the time of the COVID-19 pandemic?

I think that even though some of the best years of my life were different because of COVID, I still made the most of it. 

Is there anything else you’d like to share with the McDaniel community?