Lukas Parrish is a rising junior at the University of Missouri. He is pursuing degrees in journalism and political science along with a minor in German. Having a vast knowledge of cultures is important to him as his second home is Switzerland. He has been speaking German since birth and is pursuing the minor in German in order to perfect his knowledge of the language and, in turn, he hopes to speak it with his kids. When not doing school work, Lukas enjoys playing basketball with his friends, playing music, and spending time with his girlfriend.