Jessica Yaeger

Jessica Yaeger

  • Senior
  • Major: Plant Sciences
  • Minors: Horticulture & Agronomy
  • Hometown: DeKalb, IL

I chose Penn State and the College of Agricultural Sciences because it offered hands-on learning opportunities and a vast selection of majors and minors.

Favorite Penn State activity:
Helping with the annual Horticulture Show through the Horticulture Club.

What do you want to be when you grow up?
I want to be a farmer when I grow up.

Proudest Achievement in life so far?
My proudest accomplishment in life so far was being elected to President of the Horticulture Club and keeping the club active and relevant during these COVID times.

Hobbies:
floral design, reading books

If you could be an animal, what would you be and why?
If I could be an animal, I'd be a goat because they're happy, fun animals with cute floppy ears.

Dream vacation spot:
Italy