Jared Turner is a from Oak Park, Illinois. He decided to come to Drake because he knew he had found his second home. He is currently majoring in law, politics, and society. After graduation he plans on attending law school and starting his career as a civil attorney. Crew has provided Jared with an intimate community in which he feels academically and socially accountable to his fellow Crew members. He wanted to join Crew because he didn’t know anyone at Drake and he believed that Crew would give him an initial support group that would make college less intimidating. A fun fact about Jared is that he is surprisingly good at jump rope.