Name: Nicole Veenstra
College Lifestyles ™ Intern Position: Entertainment Editor/Features Writing Intern
Hometown: North Haledon, NJ
School: Rider University
Year in studies: Senior (Oh goodness, that’s scary to type)
Organizational involvement: The Rider News, Lambda Pi Eta
I am excited for second semester because: It’s my last semester in college!
My favorite thing about the Spring is: the warm weather and my birthday
My dream Spring break is: taking a trip with my friends to somewhere where it’s warm
I wish I could study abroad: in France or the Netherlands! I love the French language and food, but I’m dutch and would love to know more about my culture so I can’t decide.
My number one DIY craft for this semester is: painting my moccasins
My fashion and accessory favorites for this Spring are: dresses, anything mint or teal
My favorite food is: pasta primavera or chicken fajitas
My favorite movies/T.V. shows are: The Perks of Being a Wallflower, 127 Hours/Dexter, Workaholics, How I Met Your Mother, Modern Family
My favorite book series is: Harry Potter
My celebrity dream date is: I honestly don’t know . . . maybe I should spend more time thinking about this O:)
I get my inspiration from: music, experiences, people I know
My secret get-away during the semester is: going to Princeton with my friends. It’s 15 minutes from my school and my favorite place ever.
My friends would describe me as: “creative, straight-forward and hilarious” …I made sure to ask!
Three things I want to accomplish before the Summer: find a job, make the most of my last semester of college
My favorite College Lifestyles ™ article was: the best and worst of Panera Bread
My definition of a classy co-ed is: Someone who is confident in themselves and willing to help others. A classy co-ed is encouraging, goal-oriented and willing to try new things.
Why I am excited to be a College Lifestyles ™ Intern: This is my third semester at CL and I’m extremely excited to transition from a writer to an editor!