Fernie Torres

Fernanda Torres, Silver Lake College class of 2019, is originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She attended Bay View High School and during that time she played volleyball and soccer, and served as a part of the student government.


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Why I Chose Silver Lake

Posted by Fernie Torres on 11/5/15 12:07 PM

When I graduated from high school, I wasn’t planning to attend college right away. I was planning on taking a gap year.

In the spring, before graduation, I considered a large four-year public institution, but a part of me didn’t really want to go there (1) because of its proximity to home and (2) because of its size.

I also didn’t think I was prepared mentally or financially. Then Dan Connolly from the Admissions Office at Silver Lake College called about orientation, and I began thinking seriously about Silver Lake.

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Topics: College Life

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