Nicole hopes to attend Hofstra University in the fall. Her intended major is Early Childhood Education and she hopes to become an elementary school teacher. Nicole loves Fontbonne's "home-like atmosphere." At Fontbonne, she feels as if all the students and faculty are her extended family. She found her interest in early childhood education because of her experiences at Fontbonne. In her own words: "I was provided with an outstanding education that I hope to to provide other children with." She believes Fontbonne has given her the foundation to be successful. Fontbonne helped her grow as a person by showing her the importance of unity, reconciliation, and reverence for all creation.