Christian Riggin


Landscape Horticulture and Design
Plant Science

Campus Involvement:

Proud, Entomology Club, Horticulture Club, Collegiate FFA, UD Cycling Club

What do you like about the UD College of Agriculture and Natural Resources?

I like the environment of CANR, because it’s easy to find help and get involved. Everyone is friendly and it is easy to talk to anyone, from students to professors..

What is your most memorable AG or UD experience?

I would have to say the 1743 Welcome Days. That was my first time meeting everyone and getting to make new friends. It was cool finding out the background of different people and seeing how diverse the campus is.

What are your career goals?

I would like to work for a public garden, like Longwood Gardens. I intend on applying for an internship there to discover which parts of the horticulture field interest me the most.

What is an interesting or unusual fact about you?

An interesting fact about me is I have ran a 12 min 3200m.

What is your favorite book, movie or song?

Movie: Deadpool

Name: Christian Riggin

Graduation Year: 2020

Hometown: Laurel, DE