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Why Vanderbilt

The people here are astounding. I have never laughed more in my life and I feel absolutely loved. Vanderbilt students can accomplish anything.

Describe a favorite activity or organization and why you like it.

Theta Tau is a professional fraternity on campus and I love havinga community specifically within engineering. All the members are truly passionate about their work and one another. I’m grateful to be around such a fantastic group.

Describe a favorite class and why you like it.

Last semester I took History of American Popular Music and it was awesome. I basically just sat in class twice a week and listened to our musical greats. It made me appreciate music in general more and I’ve discovered some of my favorite artists as a result.

Describe your most memorable Nashville or off-campus experience.

My friend, Shun, texted me one evening to encourage me to go this concert nearby. The band, “Juice” was playing to a small crowd at a bar and I had never heard of them before. It was a last minute decision, but sometimes those are the best decisions. It was one of my favorite concerts I’ve ever attended (Besides our Queen, Beyoncé, my Freshman year orientation) and afterwards I listened to every Juice album. It was awesome!

List some of your favorite books, movies, TV shows, or musical artists.

Books: Cosmos, Chronicles of Narnia, The Book Thief

TV Shows: Avatar The Last Airbender, Dark, Lost

Movies: Interstellar, Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse

Musical Artists: Otis Redding, Lawrence, Juice, Hozier, John Mayer, Joji, Tyler the Creator, and so many more!!