Sam Bader

Education: Lawrence University, Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and Minor in Ethnic Studies

Hometown: Hilo, Hawai’i

Favorite Movies: Star Wars (my lifetime obsession), Forrest Gump, Anchorman

Favorite Food: Loco Moco (A local favorite food dish in Hawai’i. Consists of a hearty hamburger patty on a bed of white rice topped with a fried egg and doused with brown gravy all over…don’t hate it till you try it!)

Hobbies: Sharing music with others, Laughing with friends and family, Traveling near and far

Favorite Appleton restaurant: India Dar Bar Restarant (Affordable lunch buffet, every day, where can you go wrong?!)

When in Appleton, Be Sure To: Take a walk near the Fox River. There’s lots of hidden trails and parks nearby to explore!

Favorite “Lawrence Minute” Video: “The Chicago Gig” and “Behind Cabaret

When You Visit Lawrence, Check Out: The Diversity Center. Amazing staff and programs and they have some of the most comfortable couches in the world!

Three words to describe Lawrentians: Passionate, Caring, Talented

Advice to prospective Lawrentians: It’s okay to be nervous about the road to college, but don’t doubt yourself during the process or sell yourself short. You are an amazing, unique individual with a world of opportunities in front of you. Make the most of it and enjoy every minute!