Texas 4000 Spotlight: Willa Altman-Kaough

Name: Willa Altman-KaoughHometown: Spring, TXMajor: International Relations and Global StudiesWeenie Class: Spring 2012Why are you riding for cancer?I applied to Texas 4000 because I have seen many people who I love lose moms, dads, children, siblings, and friends to cancer. I am lucky that I haven't experienced that intimate of a loss myself, but I have …

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Texas 4000 Spotlight: Quynh Pham

Name: Quynh PhamHometown: Spring, TXMajor: Human Development and Family Sciences/Pre-MedWeenie Class: Spring 2012Why are you riding for cancer?During these college years, I have really been in the pursuit of a meaningful life. I believe that Texas 4000 is a great start to this pursuit. It gives me the opportunity to be a part of something …

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Texas 4000 Spotlight: Anjali Sethi

Name: Anjali SethiHometown: Allen, TXMajor: Honors Human Development and Family Science/Pre-MedWeenie Class: Spring 2012Why are you riding for cancer?Too many times in my life, I've witnessed a medical condition completely out of one's control take control over their lives and ultimately take them away. Enough is enough. I ride to put an end to loss …

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Texas 4000 Spotlight: Abz Zeitler

Name: Abz ZeitlerHometown: Indiana, ILMajor: Public RelationsWeenie Class: Fal 2013Why are you riding for cancer?I hold the cause dear to my heart. Family members, friends, and various people that have impacted my life have been affected by cancer, and I want to fight back.This journey will not be easy. What will keep you going when …

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Texas Spirits Love Texas 4000

The highly anticipated cool weather brought along some very exciting news for five Texas Spirits. Abz Zeitler, Anjali Sethi, Olivia Area, Quynh Pham, and Willa Altman-Kaough have been selected to ride from Austin, Texas, to Anchorage, Alaska, during summer 2015 with Texas 4000, in efforts to raise money to help wage the war against cancer.Texas …

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Over the Mountains and Through the Hills….

There is one day out of the year that every student looks forward to – the last day school so that summer vacation can start. Growing up summer is code for fun, playing outside, going to camp, visiting Grandma’s and doing whatever you feel like. In college, summer is code for something a little different. …

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