Alexis Taylor, Class of 2026, Hearst Fellow

Alexis Taylor

Hearst Fellow

  • Hometown: Andrews, SC
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What do you plan to study?

Politics and International Affairs

Why did you want to be a Hearst Fellow?

I joined Hearst Fellows to get a jumpstart into the school year with a group of driven and supportive students who come from a similar background as me. I knew that the extra support and opportunities that Hearst provides will be integral to my success later in life.

What has coming to Furman meant to you?

Furman is about the community to me. Everyday that I’m on campus I’m surrounded by positive people who want me to succeed, which means I feel driven to take opportunity and pursue my dreams.

What do you like to do you in your spare time?

I love to read or spend time walking and biking outdoors.

What's a quirky fact about you, or what would the title of your autobiography be?

The title of my autobiography would be, “Work in Progress”.

What organizations are you a part of?

Hearst Fellows