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Roslynn Powell – Doctoral Student

About Me
I am a Ph.D. student under the advisement of Dr. Jerry Lee and Myron Floyd in Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management. My broad research interests include studying diversity in the recreation, as well
as the effects of technology on the outdoor experience.
Who has been most influential to you?
My past professors during my journey as an undergraduate influenced me the most. They played a
significant role in helping me unlock my potential.
Professional Goals
My ultimate professional goal is to remain in academia doing research, while also educating and
inspiring students in the manner that my past professors were for me.
Previous Degrees and Where I Received these Degrees
B.S. in Interpretive Biology and Natural History from Frostburg State University
M.S. in Forestry from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
“Words of Wisdom” for Prospective Students
Work hard and strive for greatness but don’t forget to take care of yourself. Have fun along the journey.
My Leisure Interests
My leisure activities include hiking, reading, crafting, cooking/eating, and hanging out with friends.