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Why Vanderbilt

After my visit sophomore year, no other University could capture my attention quite like Vandy could. I felt like why not Vanderbilt. They offered everything I could hope for in a college and more.

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

One of my favorite orgs is VPAWS because I get to go play with puppies to de stress. I also get to do service work to help these dogs in need as well.

Describe a favorite class and why you like it.

One of my favorite classes was theories of the body. I loved this class because I got to challenge my own conceptualizations about the body and analyze societies stigmas surrounding normal bodies and functions.

Describe your most memorable Nashville or off-campus experience.

My most memorable Nashville/ off-campus experience would have to be going to dinner at 5th and Taylor and then the Lana Del Rey concert with my mom.

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

Vampire Diaries, The Great Gatsby, The Four Agreements, Beyoncé, Frank Sinatra, Amy Winehouse.