Hometown: Paynesville, Minn.
Major(s): Communication Studies
Why she/he chose the University of Minnesota Twin Cities: I chose the University of Minnesota because I loved the diverse campus community and the incredible location.
Favorite University of Minnesota Class: Feminist Film Studies
Favorite Student Organization: Improv Comedy Club
Favorite U of M Memory: My favorite memory was meeting Coach Kill on campus. I was lucky enough to chat with him several times, and he was always friendly and interested in how my classes were going!
Most Inspirational U of M Alum: Tony Dungy
Favorite Random Fact about the University: Gopher Football has a new trophy rivalry with Nebraska. The $5 Bits of Broken Chair Trophy is exchanged between MN and NE and started over a Twitter feud!
Best Place to Study on Campus: Coffman Memorial Union. There are plenty of quiet corners to hide and study and if you’re hungry or need a coffee boost, you’ll be able to find a spot in Coffman!
The One Experience Students Shouldn’t Miss: The University of Minnesota campus in the spring. The entire campus is in full bloom, so it smells and looks incredible. Students flood the lawns to study, socialize, and soak up the beautiful weather.