Eagle Ambassador

Journalism with a Concentration in Advertising and minor in Photography

Lubbock, TX

School classification:

Photography, watching movies, taking naps, drinking coffee

Campus Involvement/Organizations:
Young Life, Professional Leadership Program

What's your favorite thing about UNT?
My favorite thing about UNT is despite the large amount of students here, there are so many organization to join in order to get close to other students!

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Favorite place to eat in Denton: 
LSA Burgers on the Square. Their brisket queso is amazing!

Favorite place to study: 
Pretty much any coffee shop!

Favorite place to shop in Denton:
I had never been to WinCo until I moved to Denton. They have barrels of candies to choose from that I like to get before I go to the movies.

Favorite late night hangout: 
Pretty much any place with ice cream. Beth Maries is really delicious and has homemade waffle cones.

Favorite UNT tradition: 
Everything about the football games! Singing the fight song after a touchdown is always super exciting because the student section goes wild!

Favorite class you have taken so far: 
Advertising with Professor B. She was always so pumped and enthusiastic about everything she taught. She even brought her dog to class one day!!

What has surprised you the most about yourself since your arrival at UNT: 
When I first started at UNT, I thought I was not going to like larger classes and they have actually turned out to be some of my favorites!

What made you choose UNT: 
I chose UNT because I wanted to move away from home and closer to the DFW area. UNT felt like home when I took my tour in high school.