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Common Sense

The student news site of Cedarburg High School

Common Sense

Seniors share prophecies, memories, post-graduation plans

Elise Lenhart

In ten years, I will be…

Margeaux Dunstone: “graduated from UW-Green Bay with a business degree.”
Jack Bannenberg: “filming Hockey for the Admirals.”
Emily Hoepfner: “a teacher.”
Elena Evans: “traveling for work or for fun and taking lots of pictures.”
Kenzie Ziarek: “working in an elementary school.”
Ryan Orberg: “working long hours at a company.”
Nina Mlodzik: “working as a nurse.”
Zak Goetter: “developing my own games that people everywhere play to relax and make friends.”
Olivia Friedl: “hopefully living abroad.”
Elsa Rogue: “working.”
Nathan Ory: “hopefully have a successful career and possibly a family.”
Allison Springer: “on a film set, telling stories.”
Maddie Weber: “hopefully in medical school.”
Helena Nieman: “a lawyer.”
Marisa D’Amico: “graduating law school and hopefully working in Washington D.C.”
Brooklynn Stalter: “a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner.”
Riley Feider: “far, far away from Wisconsin and probably living somewhere in Europe.”
Ashley Rytman: “a software engineer.”
Daryna Mamaieva: “living somewhere warm.”
Ethan Fuhrman: “hopefully working a good job.”
Gill Daniel: “playing professional soccer or a physical therapist, married with maybe a few kids and hopefully living my dream of playing professional soccer.”
Abby Napoleon: “teaching a group of second graders. I will also be their favorite teacher ever.”
Charles Wee: “done with college have a degree in Environmental Science or Agriculture, and starting to farm with a particular style, as well as starting some trade classes so I can be self-dependent.”
Maxim Yefimov: “a lawyer.”
Louis Roller: “a business owner.”
Jackson Lubben: “employed.”
Mikael Olsen: “living in a cabin in Norway.”
Tyler Hoerz: “accomplish my dream of becoming a firefighter, and maybe also being able to pursue by passion in history.”
Andrew Schmitz: “be a K9 trainer and a platoon instructor.”
Ruby Holtgreive: “27.”
Molly Fletcher: “making a positive difference in a career I enjoy, surrounded by people I love.”
Ava Andrae: “accomplishing my goals I have set for myself with a job I really enjoy.”
Charlotte Timmermans: “traveling with my family to show them where I lived for two years and tell them all the memories I made.”
Claire Eckstrom: “working in a veterinarian clinic with animals.”
Mary Grace King: “living in a city and hopefully being an engineer.”

My most memorable moment from high school is…

Kenzie Ziarek: “all of the friendships I made in every class that I’ve had.”
Allison Springer: “the cast party for this year’s spring play.”
Gill Daniel: “kicking the winning field goal against Homestead at Homestead in round 2 of playoffs last year.”
Ashley Rytman: “becoming close with new people my senior year .”
Ava Andrae: “qualifying for team State for girls’ tennis for the first time in school history.”
Olivia Friedl: “winning our Regional final game or senior year volleyball!.”
Claire Eckstrom: “art classes.”
Elena Evans: “breaking down laughing doing an AP Lit. presentation with my friends.”
Elsa Rogue: “all the sports events.”
Lily Gundrum: “all the parties and fun labs in AP Chem.”
Jack Bannenberg: “making new friends.”
Mary Grace King: “doing state math team and spitting my water out on the table and then having a cough attack.”
Andrew Schmitz: “the fun memories with my friends.”
Riley Feider: “getting accepted into college.”
Zak Goetter: “hanging out with friends on Senior Skip Day.”
Ethan Fuhrman: “seeing my friends every day.”
Louis Roller : “going on my first roller coaster with my physics class.”
Tyler Hoerz: “beating Homestead in the playoffs in football.”
Mikael Olsen: “being in a band with a bunch of my friends.”
Molly Fletcher: “a collection of the small everyday moments filled with laughter and friendship.”
Nathan Ory: “helping with the drama productions.”
Charles Wee: “the walks to the vending machine between classes trying to beat the bell or just wandering the halls.”
Emily Hoepfner: “performing on stage.”
Abby Napoleon: “during my sophomore year when the seniors brought color bombs during our whiteout football game.”
Will Fairchild: “saying ‘What’s up?’ to Liam Boyle.”
Claire Eckstrom: “art classes.”
Ryan Orberg: “mountain biking races.”

What I am going to miss most about CHS is…

Charlotte Timmermans: “the school spirit and being with my friends every day.”
Matthew Niemuth: “being around my friends all day and playing soccer.”
Abby Napoleon: “the close-knit community we have here at Cedarburg.”
Zak Goetter: “my friends and my teachers.”
Brooklynn Stalter: “pizza dipper Tuesday.”
Riley Feider: “the short drive from my house.”
Maddie Weber: “the amazing teachers.”
Elena Evans: “Homecoming week.”
Cale Plater: “the people it has brought me close to and the memories it has help me make throughout the years.”
Gill Daniel: “the camaraderie and how kind everyone is to everyone and how welcoming everyone was including the students, teachers and staff when I moved.”
Jack Bannenberg: “my friends.”
Marisa D’Amico: “how amazing the teachers and educators are here Each teacher that I have had throughout my four years have been invested in my future and my education, and have encouraged me to continue on with my passions and future goals. I thank each one of my teachers for making me, along with all of their other students, feel valued and that their dreams matter.”
Molly Fletcher: “the amazing teachers and friends who shaped me into the person I am today.”
Ashley Rytman: “being around the people I grew up with every day.”
Louis Roller: “the days where I wake up and the only thing I have to worry about is whether it’s a black or orange day.”
Max Richter: “the teachers.”
Ryan Orberg: “all my friends.”
Kenzie Ziarek: “the people and all my teachers. I will miss saying ‘hi’ to everyone in the hallways and all the smiles that I’ve received and put on peoples’ faces.”
Lily Gundrum: “my favorite teachers and eating lunch with my friends every day.”
Elsa Rogue: “my sports teams.”
Emily Hoepfner: “the friends I have made.”
Ava Andrae: “the people and the tennis season.”
Daryna Mamaieva: “my friends.”
Olivia Friedl: “the volleyball program and the incredible lifelong friendships it has brought me.”
Nathan Ory: “my friends and the teachers.”
Ruby Holtgreive: “the staff.”
Will Fairchild: “the awesome teachers and friends.”
Mikael Olsen: “study halls in Mrs. Hart’s room and Resources in Mr. Captaine’s room.”
Tyler Hoerz: “the city, and the community.”
Daryna Mamaieva: “my friends.”
Allison Springer: “the friends I’m leaving behind.”
Ethan Fuhrman: “pizza dippers for lunch.”
Andrew Schmitz: “seeing all my friends in one place.”
Claire Eckstrom: “the teachers and my friends.”
Mary Grace King: “the homemade muffins we had sophomore year and then never again.”
Nathan Carpenter: “having classes with friends.”
Charles Wee: “walking through the halls and studyhalls/lunchtime outside. I’m going to miss the consistent structure. I’m gonna miss the anticipation for school to start and stop. A love-hate relationship.”

Class of 2024 post-graduation plans

All information is self-reported to the counseling office.
An * indicates an undecided intended major or university.

Emerson Aichele: *
Ava Andrae: UW-Whitewater (Business)
Mary Arnett: University of Notre Dame (Finance)
Kashvi Badiger: Case Western Reserve University (Biochemistry)
Kaitlyn Bailey: Milwaukee Area Technical College (Dental Hygiene)
Prabhnoor Bal: UW-Milwaukee (Computer Science)
Jack Bannenberg: Milwaukee Area Technical College (TV and Field Production)
Alina Bednarska: UW-Milwaukee (Computer Science)
Andrew Bert: University of Montana (Anthropology and Archeology)
Jillian Bilsborough: Aurora University (Psychology)
Maggie Bolander: University of Iowa (Industrial Engineering)
Tyler Bolser: Milwaukee Area Technical College (*)
Colton Bork: UW-La Crosse (Finance)
Megan Bravo: UW-Milwaukee (Accounting)
Owen Brezovar: Trade school (*)
Zach Brown: University of Cincinnati (Business)
Ava Budecki: Butler University (Criminology)
Thomas Buege: *
Delaney Carlson: University of Kentucky (Equine Science and Management )
Nathan Carpenter: UW-Madison (Computer Science)
Abigail Chen: Johns Hopkins University (Biology)
Kaelyn Chmiel: UW-Madison (Neurobiology)
Alec Churkin: UW-Milwaukee (Biology)
Colt Cofta: *
Alex Cook: University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (Marketing)
Elliot Cowie: UW-Milwaukee (Business Marketing)
Reese Cummings: UW-Madison (Business: Human Resource Management )
Peyton Czelatdko: Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (Art)
Marisa D’Amico: Marquette University (Political Science and International Affairs/Pre law)
Andrew Dailey: *
Katelyn Davis: Brigham Young University (Communications)
Wyatt DeLaCruz: Iowa State University (Aerospace or Mechanincal Engineering)
Kate Dietrich: UW-Madison (Biology)
Cara Dincler: UW-Stevens Point
Isabelle Duckert: Texas Christian University (Finance)
Margeaux Dunstone: UW-Green Bay (Business Administration)
Jack Dykstra: UW-La Crosse (Business )
Chase Eckert: Michigan Tech University (Cybersecurity)
Maggie Eckes: Northern Illinois University (Music Education)
Claire Eckstrom: *
Cole Eckstrom: UW-Milwaukee (Civil Engineering)
Victoria Ehrlich : UW-Eau Claire (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)
Josh Elser: *
Madison Engebose: Milwaukee School of Engineering (Computer Science)
Nadia Epshteyn: UW-Oshkosh (Kinesiology)
Aleksia Erickson: University of Michigan-Ann Arbor (Biochemistry)
Race Erovick: *
Elena Evans: UW-La Crosse (Communications)
Will Fairchild: UW-Madison (History)
Carter Fast: Iowa State University (Mechanical Engineering)
Chase Fazal: Concordia University Wisconsin (Business Entrepreneurship)
Riley Feider: Nova Southeastern University (Environmental Studies and Law/Marine Bio.)
Stefan Ferragut: Saint Louis University (Civil Engineering)
Jae Fitting: Loyola Chicago (Business)
Hayden Fitzpatrick: UW-Madison (Undecided Business)
Molly Fletcher: Washington University in St. Louis (Computer Science and Economics)
Sean Folmar: East Carolina University (Marketing)
Hudson Fore: UW-La Crosse (Finance)
Emily Freymuth: UW-Stevens Point (Environmental Science and Management)
Olivia Friedl: UW-Madison (Finance)
Dawson Froemming: UW-Stevens Point (Computer Information Systems)
Angel Fuentes: Concordia University Wisconsin (Pre physical therapy)
Ethan Fuhrman: Concordia University Wisconsin (*)
Isabelle Fyfe: UW-Eau Claire (Psychology)
Cassidy Gall: University of Evansville (Exercise Science/pre Athletic Training)
Cameron Gehweiler: *
Daniel Gill: UW-Milwaukee (Physical Therapy)
Connor Gillette: *
Sarah Gleed: UW-Whitewater (Communications)
Max Goebel: University of Utah (Computer Science)
Zak Goetter: Milwaukee School of Engineering (Software Engineering)
Lauren Gregory: Carroll University (Nursing)
Maxwell Gruebling: University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (Mechanical Engineering)
Gabriel Guehrer: UW-Milwaukee (Biological Sciences: Microbiology emphasis)
Lily Gundrum: UW-Madison (Kinesiology)
Paige Guse: Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design (Graphic design or Illustration)
Ryan Gventer: Milwaukee Area Technical College (Business Management and Administration)
Grace Gventer: UW-Madison (Chemistry)
Gavin Hanaman: Northern Michigan University (*)
Kevin Hang: Concordia University Wisconsin (Business and Entrepreneurship)
Emily Hoepfner: Milwaukee Area Technical College (Education)
Tyler Hoerz: Lawrence University (History)
Devyn Hoffman: University of Missouri (*)
Blake Hofman: Waukesha County Technical College (Bakery and Pastry Production)
Jaden Holcomb: UW-Milwaukee (UW-Milwaukee)
Ruby Holtgreive : *
Brady Holzer: Butler University (Biology)
William Homme: Iowa State University (Mechanical Engineering)
Elizabeth Huevler: UW-Madison (Computer Science)
Lily Janik: *
Dominic Jelinski : University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (Nursing)
Lacy Johnson: Auburn University (Biomedical Sciences)
Jaylen Johnson: UW-Milwaukee (*)
Ally Johnson: Marian University (Criminal Justice )
Christopher Jones ll: *
Jack Just: UW-La Crosse (Computer Science)
Chloe Kaech: * (Sonography)
Joah Kaminsky: UW-La Crosse (Health Science)
Isabel Keland: Loyola University Chicago (Public Relations and Advertising)
Caroline Kellner: *
Natalie Khmelevsky: UW-Madison (Communication Science and Rhetorical Studies, Fine Arts w/Graphic Design)
Mary Grace King: University of South Carolina (Civil Engineering)
Hope Kittel: (high school credits)
Connor Kluck: Minnesota State University, Mankato (Finance)
Josh Knox: University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (Economics/Political Science)
Ava Komberec: UW-Madison (Information Science)
Tess Kornetzke: UW-Madison (Marketing)
Jasmin Kraus: UW-Milwaukee (Animation)
Cassandra Krueger: Purdue University (Business Marketing )
Anna Kuckkan: Purdue University (Finance and Accounting)
Jaden Kunz: *
JD Kunz: UW-Milwaukee (*)
Peter Kwaterski: Milwaukee School of Engineering (Computer Science)
Megan Lacke: UW-La Crosse (Marketing)
Lauren Lanning: Fairfield University (Computer Science)
Cooper Larsen: University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (Economics)
Carter Lator: UW-Madison (Computer Engineering)
Jillian Leamen: University of Kentucky (Business)
Anna Levy: Villanova University (Nursing )
Alec Light White: UW-Milwaukee (Environmental Engineering)
Natalie Llorca: UW-La Crosse (Marketing)
Miles Lopas: UW-Whitewater (Computer Science)
Jackson Lubben: Iowa State University (Civil Engineering)
Brenna Lusk: UW-Madison (Atmospheric and Oceanic Science)
Andrew MacCallum: Lewis University (Aviation)
Maureen Machado: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (Marketing)
Charlotte Maier: *
Lillie Makinster: UW-Madison (International Marketing)
Daryna Mamaieva: UW-Whitewater (Business)
Charlie McGarry: * (Sports or business management)
Aaron Miller: UW-Milwaukee (Marketing)
Nina Mlodzik: UW-Oshkosh (Nursing)
Sara Mohr: Purdue University (Elementary Education)
Samuel Moses: Madison Area Technical College (Computer Science)
Elias Mouthey: Milwaukee School of Engineering (Computer Engineering)
Abby Napoleon: High Point University (Elementary Education )
Helena Nieman: Gustavus Adolphus Collage (Political Science)
Matthew Niemuth: UW-Madison (Biomedical Engineering)
Talan Nobile: Florida Atlantic University (Business)
Kenzie Noffke: UW-La Crosse (Communications)
Tristen North: *
Elizabeth Nothem: Moraine Park Technical College (Nursing)
Lauren O’Leary: University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Marketing)
Mikael Olsen: UW-Madison (Geographic Information Systems)
Ryan Orberg: UW-La Crosse (Computer Science)
Ava Orndorf: UW-Milwaukee (Biomedical Science)
Nathan Ory: UW-Milwaukee (Architecture)
Atticus Parsons: *
Joseph Paynter: Oklahoma State University (Aerospace Engineering)
Damien Pendzick: Milwaukee Area Technical College (Automotive Tech)
Ethan Phillips: UW-Milwaukee (Psychology)
Maxwell Pigatto: University of Kansas (Finance)
Elizabeth Plante: Marquette University (Biomedical Science)
Cale Plater: UW-Milwaukee (*)
Isabelle Plautz: University of Arizona (Accounting)
Sarah Prom: Purdue University (Medical Laboratory Sciences)
Charlotte Purnell: Marquette University (Business)
Karis Quirk: *
Lydia Reams: Concordia University Wisconsin (Pre pharmacy)
Lily Redman: UW-Madison (Fine Arts)
Caiden Reid: UW-Milwaukee (Enviromental Science)
Max Richter: UW-Milwaukee (*)
Isen Ries: UW-Milwaukee (Psychology)
Carson Rietbrock: University of Kansas (Business Marketing)
Louis Roller: UW-Madison (Mechanical Engineering)
Kaede Roos: UW-Milwaukee (Kinesiology)
Olivia Rottier: UW-Milwaukee (Biomedical Sciences)
Jenna Rusch: UW-Madison (Nursing)
Ashley Rytman: UW-La Crosse (Software Engineering )
Abigail Sandler: Suffolk University (Marketing)
Ruby Schaller: Milwaukee Area Technical College (Economics)
Elsa Schreiner: Winona State University (English Literature and Language)
Sophia Schultz: University of Kansas (Finance)
Martha Schultz: Edgewood College (Psychology and Art)
Reagan Schumacher: *
Jonathan Schwab: Milwaukee Area Technical College (Information Technology)
April Sersen: UW-Parkside (Theatre Arts)
Annika Severe: Lawrence University (Computer Science and Mathematics)
Astrid Skarsten: UW-Milwaukee (Business)
Evan Sleeman: UW-Milwaukee (Marketing)
Emma Snow: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Daytona Beach (Astronautic Aerospace Engineering)
Hannah Somorin: UW-Madison (Legal Studies)
Charlie Sorensen: University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (Sports Management)
Katherine Spencer: Concordia University Wisconsin (Computer Science)
Jennifer Spencer: Concordia University Wisconsin (Computer Science: Software Engineering)
Allison Springer: Indiana University (Film Production)
Nick Sprinkman: UW-Milwaukee (Finance)
Brooklynn Stalter: UW-Madison (Nursing)
Matthew Staniszewski: Marquette University (Finance)
Emilia Staniszewski: UW-Parkside (Criminal Justice)
Aubrey Stephens: University of South Carolina (Psychology)
Emily Stocks: *
Abby Straub: UW-Eau Claire (Biology: Ecology and Environmental Biology Emphasis)
Mary Stroebel: Northwestern University (Economics)
Jakson Swarthout: University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (*)
Owen Szpiszar: University of Kansas (Marketing)
Brylie Taffora: UW-Madison (Biology)
Matthew Teplin: University of Kansas (Finance)
Addie Thom: UW-Madison (Neurobiology)
Mia Thompson: Milwaukee School of Engineering (Architectural Engineering)
Charles Thorne: East Tennessee State University (Geosciences)
Bogdan Tihonoveskiy: *
Charlotte Timmermans: KU Leuven, Belgium (Psychology)
Anica Tipkemper-Wolfe: Montana State University (Earth Sciences/Paleontology and Biological Sciences/Conservation Biology and Ecology)
Tessa Tolomeo: UW-Madison (Anthropology, certificates in Archaeology and Classical Studies)
Miles Trompeter: Milwaukee School of Engineering (Computer Science)
Ava Turner: Concordia University Wisconsin (Sonography)
Isabel Valentine: UW-Milwaukee (Zoology or Art)
Avery Verdegan: Edgewood College (Environmental Science)
Benjamin Verhaalen: UW-Madison (Computer Science)
Greta Waege: UW-Whitewater
Elliot Wagner: Concordia University Wisconsin (Exercise Science)
Cameron Wallace: * (Environmental Science)
Maddie Weber: University of Tennessee (Biological Sciences )
Charles Wee: UW-Whitewater (Environmental Science)
Josephina Wells: UW-Madison (Computer Science)
Xavier Wielebski: *
Casey Wills: UW-River Falls (Animal Sciences and Pre Vet)
Adam Wilson: UW-Madison (Computer Science)
Claire Winter: * (Psychology/Neurology)
Josh Winter: *
Pearl Winterhalter: UW-Madison (Pre pharmacy)
Collin Wise: UW-Eau Claire (Digital Marketing)
Valkyrie Wolfgram: *
Evan Wolter: UW-Whitewater (Computer Science)
Max Yefimov: UW-Madison (Political Science)
Zachary Zaleski: Iowa State University (Cyber Security Engineering)
Kenzie Ziarek: UW-Madison (Elementary Education)
Katina Zimmerschied: UW-Madison (Computer Science)

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