Scholarly Sharks

Whether you’re headed back to school or simply gearing up for the season when the temperature drops with the leaves and all the food is pumpkin-flavored, we have the cozy fall gear you’re looking for!  Each of our classroom-bound employees has picked a Back to School Must Have from our inventory. Here’s what they’ll wearing as they roam the dorms and hallways this year:


Scholarly Shark: Marisa Darpel
Attending: Baker College
For: Their physical therapy assistant program
Back to School Must Have: Michigan Awesome Hand Crafted tee, $25. “Bring on the Saint Patty’s day fun!”
Most excited to: start new classes.


Scholarly Shark: Sierra Rodriguez
Attending: Grand Valley State University
For: Accounting
Back to School Must Have: Kuhl Flight Jacket, ($160) and TOMS Classic Canvas in Ash ($44) “It gets chilly at those Laker football games and TOMS are great for being on the go!”
Most excited to: move in with her new roommates.


Scholarly Shark: Lindsay Timmerman
Attending: Hope College
For: Marketing/Advertising
Back to School Must Have: Patagonia Fjord Flannel $89. “Cozy flannel is totally the trademark of a West Michigan girl.”
Most Excited to: Spend spring semester in Philadelphia! And turn 21, of course.


Scholarly Shark: James Broe
Attending: Either Kendall College for art or trade school for welding or the Navy/Air Force (plans TBD)
Back to School Must Have: Exofficio Give-N-Go boxer briefs, $26. “I already wear my underwear for weeks at a time. I might as well wear some that are designed for it.”
Looking forward to: Being old enough to legally purchase a hand gun. (Oh dear…)


Scholarly Shark: Margs Gregg
Attending: Gettysburg College
For: Psychology
Back to School Must Have: Lole Lorella Stripe Dress, $60. “It’s the perfect fall dress, let’s be real.”
Most excited to: “See all my east coast friends, obvi!”


Scholarly Shark: Jenna Westveld
Attending: Hamilton High School
For: Senior Year… ow ow!
Back to School Must Have: Ugg Classic Short, Sangria, $155. “They’re super cozy, duh.”
Most excited to: Graduate.


Scholarly Shark: Eva Gulotty
Attending: Grand Rapids Community College and Grand Valley State University
For: Graduate Teacher Certification in Secondary Math and Chemistry.
Back to School Must Have: Women’s Burr Jacket, $99, Two Tone Abstract Earrings, $10, Alloy Bracelet, $12. “The Burr Jacket is the perfect durable fashionable good deal fall layering jacket to match my sass for classes this fall.”
Most looking forward to: Yellow legal pads and coffee between classes.


Scholarly Shark: Summer Hoffman
Attending: Indiana Wesleyan University
For: Exercise Science, specializing in cardiac rehabilitation
Back to School Must Have: University ($54) and Crochet ($58) TOMS. “They’re the perfect shoe for bopping about campus and they’re a great back-to-school gift for a child in need.”
Most excited to: See all her friends and learn all sorts of life-saving sciencey things.


Scholarly Shark: Sir. Ryan Johnson
Attending: University of Kansas
For: Communications and Journalism
Back to School Must Have: Patagonia Refugio Pack 28L, $85. “I. Heart. Patagonia.”
Most looking forward to: Division 1 college sports, hanging with bros, and using Patagonia backpacks.

We hope you’ll stop by before these kids clock out for the school year! We’re sad to send them off, but at least we know they’ll be looking smart and repping the Shark in classrooms everywhere. Stop by soon and you too can spend the season kicking leaves in our coolest gear for fall.


About Landsharks

Yo! This blog is co-written by Lindsay Timmerman and me. The lovely gravatar photo changes periodically based on the author of the post. If you read something profound, it was probably Lindsay's work.
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