People of the Plains: The Role Model That is Always There

Jun 15, 2017

Taylor Harlan (left) interviews her sister Alexis Harlan (right) on her decision to go to West Texas A&M University and how it impacted her to also want to be a WT buffalo.

"I guess it’s fair to say that younger siblings follow their older siblings to college. There can be many reasons behind that. But, today I am going to tell you all why I followed my sister to college and how her journey affected my journey in ways that I would have never imagined."

Taylor tell the story of Alexis, her sister who inspired her to attend West Texas A&M University and motivated her to understand the impact that a person can make on another. Taylor said that “I knew this place was going to be like home and it still feels that way to this very day.

In the following feature, Taylor reads the interview between her and her sister Alexis. Taylor talks about why her sister thought that WTAMU was the perfect fit for her and why Taylor later decided the same thing.