The Mankato, KS Chamber of Commerce took on the Senior Spotlight project for the 2017-2018 school year in an effort to encourage students to consider returning to Jewell County in the future and to ask important questions about how they think our communities could be improved. For our community to grow in the future, we need to listen to what our young people have to say. Please enjoy this week's Senior Spotlight Interview with Tycen HIger.
Q: If your had the power to change anything, what would it be?
A:I would change the price of college to make it affordable for everyone.
Q: What is something that most people may not know about you?
A: Something people may not know about me is I enjoying teaching people new skills, such as how to play sports, swim, etc.
Q: In terms of businesses (Service, retail, etc.) what do you believe is missing in Mankato that would benefit the people of Jewell County?
A:I think this area is missing a fitness/rec center.
Q: Where do you see yourself in ten years?
A: I see myself working for a college athletics program as a Physical Therapist or playing golf.
Q: What are some improvement you would like to see in Mankato in the future that would entice our youth to return?
A:I think improving & building certain facilities such as a rec center, golf course, and other things would brings jobs and people to this area.
Q: What is your favorite way to spend a Saturday?
A: On Saturdays, I enjoy watching football or golf, then going golfing or hunting.
Thank you for reading and taking the time to get to know Tycen Higer! Keep your eye out for this great student and take the time to introduce yourself and encourage him to pursue a future in Jewell County!