Admission & Financial Aid > Jake Osborn '15

Jake Osborn '15

Hometown: Oskaloosa, Iowa
Major: Business Administration
Minor: Education

What activities are you involved in?
Football

Why did you decide to attend Coe?
It has a great atmosphere, phenomenal academics and I wanted to continue playing football.

What does Coe mean to you?
Coe to me is a tight-knit community of its own and it’s just an amazing college to be involved in.

Who is your favorite professor?
Doc Herron. I haven’t been lucky enough to have him as a teacher, yet, but he took me under his wing and helped me iron out some issues I was having academically my freshman year.

What is your Sunday habit?
Hy-Vee Chinese with the football guys. They have an all-you-can-eat $5 buffet.

What is your favorite class and why?
So far, probably Human Relations. We continuously talk about real world problems that actually relate to us which are very interesting.

Why should a prospective student choose Coe?
A prospective student should choose Coe not only to get an unparalleled education but to have the best time of their life.

What so far has been your favorite memory at Coe?
My favorite memory so far has probably been scoring my first touchdown freshman year against Cornell.

What is your favorite Coe tradition?
I personally enjoy ringing the bell after Kohawk victories!!

What does Kohawk Nation mean to you?
Kohawk Nation to me is having pride in being a Kohawk and going out and supporting every event you can.

Why did you choose your major?
I chose my major because I really enjoy business and I would love to be a teacher and coach. I want to be in the position to make an impact in a young person’s life.

What should every student do before they graduate?
Ask Dougie to tell one of his jokes.