Nicholas Geiger of Two Rivers decided to pursue an education in nursing at UW-Manitowoc. Geiger explains that he chose UW-Manitowoc for its convenience, as he had just returned home from the U.S Marines. Geiger chose nursing because he found helping and interacting with people enjoyable during his physician’s assistant shadowing. When asked if anyone at UW-Manitowoc inspired him or made a difference in his life, Geiger gives credit to all of his professors for giving him an excellent learning experience and not scaring him away from the educational system. He also gives credit to the staff at UW-Manitowoc for his interest in different careers in the medical field. Read more.