Student Bios

Ian Ford
2016

As a kid Ian wrangled rocks, climbing them fueled by bagels with cream cheese and pickles. After high school Ian was lured west to Montana by the promise of bountiful snow. But after a year, he...

Abigail Costigan
2019

Abi Costigan is a St. Lawrence University sophomore planning to major in Conservation Biology and minor in Outdoor Studies. Abi can be found in and around Arcadia practicing what she calls “hard...

Spencer Rundquist
2019

Born on September 8, 1996 in Manhattan, NY, Spencer Weilbacker Rundquist is a man whose only hope in life is to grow a beard. Sadly, this dream will never come true. Spencer plans to major in...

Claire Pacioni
2017

Claire Juliet Pacioni is one of two senior Arcadians on this year’s Adirondack Semester. Born August 6th, 1995, in Wenham, MA, Claire grew up to be a staggering 5’4 and ¾ “ tall. Her...

Hogan Dwyer
2019

Hogan John Dwyer (aka Dirty) is New Jersey born and raised. He decided to come to the North Country to pursue a degree in Environmental Studies. A member of the SLU cross country team, he...

Cleo Mueller
2019

Cleo Elizabeth Mueller was born in a log cabin in the small town of Tumbridge, Vt. At 18 months, Cleo moved to Colorado. Living in the “barren wasteland” that was Grand Junction, Cleo had to find...