One in 22,000: The Fisher Scholar

Sophomore physics major Tyler Green reaches into his bag during a study session at Cook Library. (Photo by: Sarah Rowan/TU Student)
Sophomore physics major Tyler Green reaches into his bag during a study session at Cook Library. (Photo by: Sarah Rowan/TU Student)

Towson University sophomore Tyler Green is a physics major and one of two recipients of the Jess Fisher Pre-Engineering Scholarship in the class of 2019. He has a passion for EDM and DJing, and hopes to one day bridge the two worlds of physics and music in his career. See more in the video below, and read more about Tyler here.

 

One in 22,000: The Fisher Scholar

Sophomore physics major Tyler Green reaches into his bag during a study session at Cook Library. (Photo by: Sarah Rowan/TU Student)
Sophomore physics major Tyler Green reaches into his bag during a study session at Cook Library. (Photo by: Sarah Rowan/TU Student)

In December 2015, 18-year-old Towson freshman Tyler Green waited with his brother, Eric, at the 9:30 Club in Philadelphia to catch a glimpse of electronic dance music producer and DJ Marshmello.

Having followed Marshmello since the beginning of his career in early 2015, the two brothers were excited to finally see him play.

“To see him play a huge concert at a well-known venue was just awesome,” Green said. “Me and my brother just had the best brotherly moment in disbelief that we were watching it.”

One year later, Green, a sophomore physics major from Cecil County, still has a large interest in the culture surrounding EDM and DJing, and credits his brother for influencing him.  

“My brother took up an interest in that probably like four years ago, and then I’d say I caught on around three years ago once he just kind of started blasting the music around the house,” Green said. “I couldn’t avoid it.”

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