Scholar Profiles - Taegan Smith

Name: Taegan Smith

Classification: Senior

Major: Biology with a minor in Educational Studies

Hometown: Greer, South Carolina

Primary Volunteering Site: Hospice and Community Care

What makes the Close Scholars Program special to you?

The Close Scholars Program provides me with a network of service minded individuals.

What do you love about the Close Scholars Program?

I love having meetings and attending team bonding activities.

Why should incoming first-year students apply to the Close Scholars Program?

Close Scholars gives you the opportunity to be active in your community.

As a servant leader, what advice do you have for Winthrop students in general?

Do not be afraid to get out of your comfort zone.

Favorite Book

"Me Before You"

Favorite Performer


Favorite Hobby

I love to go thrifting or hanging out with friends.