Hometown: Houston, Texas
High school: Langham Creek
Facts about your family: younger sister Caroline
(15) and younger brother Mark E. (11); parents Aida and Mark; pet
Why did you
choose to attend The University of Texas at Austin?
to attend UT because it rules, and Plan II is awesome, and I like
the football! Actually, Plan II is the true reason, and it has an
awesome acceptance rate to Baylor (dream medical school!) and it's
huge. I know that's contrary to what most people say, but the fact
that there are so many people here means that there are a lot more
things to do and a variety of people to meet and hang out with.
There are clubs to fulfill everyone's extracurricular needs and
it's just a lot of fun being around so many people. And Austin is
absolutely GORGEOUS! When you're looking out on the South Mall,
and see the Capitol from there, how could you NOT want to come here?
Plus, it has nice weather, and this cool thing called TERRAIN and
SEASONS (which we don't have in good old H-town)! I basically came
here, fell in love with Austin, and decided there was no way that
I couldn't spend the next four years of my life here, and Plan II
was the deciding factorit's an AWESOME program with the best
What is your
Plan II/Biochemistry with a minor in Biology, Pre-Med.
What do you
want to do when you graduate from the university?
College of Medicine (B-COM) in Houston and become some sort of surgeon,
but definitely NOT a gynecologist.
If you had
to choose one thing about yourself to share with the university's
Web audience, what would it be?
I'm a very energetic person.
I like bright colors, bright things, I like to jump and bounce rather
than walk, I talk very quickly and I think that life is funny, so
we should laugh at it. Seriously, humor is great! It makes life
so much easier. But I guess that's not just one thing, is it? Oh,
I also like to talk a lot.