Coy Smith is a first-generation student from Ona, West Virginia. Coy is currently studying at Marshall University with a major in Biology and minors in Chemistry and Physics. While at Marshall University, Coy competes on an Athletic Scholarship for their Men’s Cross Country Program. Coy is passionate about STEM retention and peer mentoring. He gets to focus on these passions through the First2 Network, in which he is a co-chair for the Student Leader working group. He has also helped developed First2 Network’s Marshall Immersion Program while being a Research Mentor for the program, along with being a co-founder and President of Marshall’s First2 Campus Club.
Last modified: May 12, 2020