Spotlight on Heights High Graduates: Ashley Guy
Heights High ’08
Junior at The Ohio State University
What’s your major or degree?
Double major in International Relations & Diplomacy and African Studies, minors in Spanish and Arabic.
What would be your dream job after graduation?
I’d like be to be a diplomat or ambassador to the United Nations. I would love a job that allowed me to see the world and experience foreign cultures.
Do you have a favorite memory or two from elementary school?
My favorite memory from elementary school would have to be the fifth grade “Mars-ville” at Noble Elementary. We constructed planets and giant plastic bubbles that we could go in and out of while learning about the solar system.
What did you learn at Heights High that prepared you for college?
At Heights High, I learned how to work effectively with diverse groups of people. Heights High also prepared me academically for rigorous college courses.
What did you enjoy most at Heights?
I enjoyed the supportive and enthusiastic teachers at Heights. Heights High offers numerous classes and electives so I made sure to take advantage of classes like Symphony and advanced Spanish. I participated in and absolutely loved field hockey, lacrosse, AFS club, and East Asian Club.
What advice would you give current Heights High students?
I would advise every Heights student to stay focused and take advantage of the tools Heights High has to prepare its students for their endeavors after graduation. It is up to each student to utilize these tools and have good relationships with teachers and other students. Enjoy your high school experience and continue being successful so you can have a good time in college and beyond!