Name: Emily O’Brien
Position: Social Media Intern (Twitter)
College/University: Hofstra University
Year in studies: Junior
Major/minor: Public Relations with a minor in Drama
Organizational involvement: New Student Orientation, Residential Programs, PRSSA, and Honors College Service Corp.
I show my school spirit by: Wearing Hofstra swag and attending lots of games and events put on by the school!
My favorite thing about Fall is: The leaves changing color and wearing boots and sweaters For Halloween I will be: Maybe a fox or red riding hood
Neon pants – yay or nay? I say, if you have the chutzpah to wear them, go for it! Go for a neutral to compliment them though. No one wants to look like they should really be directing traffic!
I love Pinterest because: I can find fun and new crafts to make! I have been crafting up a storm since I got pinterest!
My favorite color is: Green
My go-to accessory is: An abalone cocktail ring my mom got me for my birthday.
My favorite store is: J.Crew
My favorite food is: Mac’n’Cheese
My favorite movies/TV shows are: Community, How I Met Your Mother, and PLL. My favorite movie is You’ve Got Mail.
My favorite book is: Life of Pi
My favorite magazine is: Glamour and Vogue
My pet is: I have three dogs: Daisy, Tink, and Petey
My favorite quote is, because: “One sees clearly only with the heart. Anything essential is invisible to the eyes.” ― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince. This is my favorite quote because it is so simple and yet it means so much. Everything that is important in this world is inside us and material things are irrelevant.
I spend my weekends: I love to go to the movies, hang out with my friends and my boyfriend, go into NYC, and travel when I can!
I take a break from studying by: Watching an episode of one of my favorite shows and grabbing a bite to eat with friends.
I de-stress by: Dancing like crazy in my room or going to yoga.
My secret talent is: I can touch my tongue to my nose.
My friends describe me as: Silly, honest, and friendly
My favorite College Lifestyles article is: Diane Ferrer’s article on sorority first impressions because I’m thinking about going out in the fall!
Why I am excited to be an intern for College Lifestyles: I love that College Lifestyles is all about being a classy co-ed and making the most out of your college experience.
My definition of a classy co-ed: A classy co-ed is someone who doesn’t fit any specific mold, but still has a good head on their shoulders and knows what they want.