Student Success
Robert Morris University
Michael Gasdick ‘23

"I have felt so much love and compassion from all of the faculty at RMU, as well as the students here. And it’s really made RMU feel like a second home."

Meet Michael Gasdick ‘23

Michael graduated this May with a bachelor of science in biology. Now he will be obtaining his masters and doctorate in horticulture and crop sciences at Michigan State University!

Last summer, Michael worked as a plant genomics REU intern at Michigan State.

“What makes me unstoppable is the confidence I’ve been able to develop and build as a result of all of the faculty. That confidence has carried through to where I am now. I have felt so much love and compassion from all of the faculty at RMU, as well as the students here. And it’s really made RMU feel like a second home.”

While at RMU, Michael was on the men’s club volleyball team and was a lead tutor and tutor administrator at the center for student success. He was also a 2023 Presidential Transformational Award finalist!

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