https://giving.sou.edu/wp-content/uploads/2023/05/Robby-Running-3-edit.jpg 583 600 Melissa Matthewson https://giving.sou.edu/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/SOU-giving-logo-1.png Melissa Matthewson2023-05-22 11:30:162023-05-30 09:22:49Small Campus, Big Connections: Student Athlete Discovers Exciting Career in STEM
Robby Running grew up in Hood River and thought for sure he was going to college to become a dentist. All of that changed for him when he took an organic spectroscopy class at SOU, and his world opened up. That’s the magic of what happens in the classroom at SOU. The path to discovery looks different for each student, but the opportunities are everywhere you look. Robby had the innate curiosity—and eager mind that many SOU students have—to venture into the exploratory nature of the sciences. Following that curiosity led him to an exciting path of career advancement.