Senior Spotlight: Eric Vanbergun


Grade Started at Ascension: 8th Grade 

Favorite Teacher at Ascension: Mr. Sierveld 

What are your Future Plans: To burn the Ascension Cajun Prairie Restoration and make a Cajun Prairie garden; he also plans on pursuing a major in college that will allow him to get a job that will help save some of the rare and beautiful species on Earth that need protection

Eric’s favorite thing about being a senior: “My favorite aspect of senior year is the fact that we will be able to leave school for lunch during the second semester.”

We asked Eric some questions about himself and these were his responses:

What is one thing on your bucket list? To go to the Amazon Rainforest

What is your favorite show? I don’t watch TV

Who would you like to live like for a day? I wouldn’t mind being rich temporarily so that I could use the money to save the Louisiana coastal prairie

What do you think is the greatest invention of all time? the Internet

What fictional character do you wish you could meet? Yoda

Favorite meme? Sodium Chloride

One last random fact? While my main passion is ecology, I am also interested in all other sciences and philosophy