Ben Jacobson  '17

Hometown: Ottosen, Iowa
Major: Biology

What activities are you involved in?
Football and Baseball

Why did you decide to attend Coe?
I was really impressed with the faculty. On my visits, it was evident that the professors truly wanted their students to learn the information that was being taught. Now that I'm at Coe, I see first-hand how they are willing to help and encouraging students to get help if needed.

What is the best part of being a Kohawk?
Everyone feels like they are a part of a family at Coe. Students look out for each other, try to help each other and know that they can ask their fellow classmates for just about anything.

What do you like to do in your free time?
Watch sports on television.

Do you have a nickname? If so, what is it?
Mike Winchell from the television show "Friday Night Lights."

If you could bring one thing from your hometown to Coe what would it be?
My golden retriever, Gus.

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