Mariah “Bubbles” Lawhon
Major: Psychology/Managerial Studies 2016
Favorite Childhood Memory: Fishing with her Dad
Spirit Animal: Dolphin! Because they’re friendly, fun, fierce, and MAKE LOTS OF BUBBLES
Stacey “Sunshine” Yi
Major: Undecided 2016
Favorite Childhood Memory: Baking with her mom and sisters and making a complete mess of the kitchen
Spirit Animal: Cheetah, because she embodies its spirit and fierceness:)
Pooja “Berry” Kapadia
Major: Kinesiology 2016
Favorite Childhood Memory: Driving with her family to see Christmas lights
Spirit Animal: Red Panda
Anjali “Sparkle” Raghuram
Major: Biochemistry and Cellular Biology/Cognitive Science 2016
Favorite Childhood Memory: DEAR (Drop Everything and Read) day and we also ate smores and enough candy to give everyone a sugar rush for a week!
Spirit Animal: Horse because they’re free, energetic, and a part of the classic Texan stereotype
Sanjana “Yogi Bear” Puri
Major: Health Sciences/ Policy Studies 2016
Favorite Childhood Memory: Aunt’s wedding in India when she visited her favorite cousins, danced, and explored New Delhi.
Spirit Animal: Baby white tiger because they can be fierce when needed, but are usually very friendly and sweet.
David “Rufio” Lam
Major: Health Sciences 2016
Favorite Childhood Memory: Making super awesome pillow/blanket forts in my parents’ closet! And Neopets
Spirit Animal: Capuchin monkey – I’m usually full of energy!
Julia “Scooby” Win
Major: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering 2015
Favorite Childhood Memory: Family vacations to Warner Springs Ranch (best place EVER)
Spirit Animal: According to her friends, chinchilla because they’re super curious and have short attention spans.
Shilpa “Snoopy” Nataraj
Major: Biochemistry & Cell Biology/Psychology 2016
Favorite Childhood Memory: Our family trip to Oahu!
Spirit Animal: Dog –she’s loyal and friendly and absolutely love dogs, especially Snoopy.
Jarvis “Android” Miller
Major: Statistics 2016
Favorite Childhood Memory:Reading HunterxHunter
Spirit Animal: Koala because it would be a cool patronus
Meera “Meerkat” Namireddy
Major: Biochemistry and Cellular Biology 2016
Favorite Childhood Memory: Six Flags trips with her Kansas cousins
Spirit Animal: Meerkats because they are attentive and quirky just like her!
Sophia “Boots” Parente
Major: Music Performance in Oboe 2014
Favorite Childhood Memory: Dancing with her older sister
Spirit Animal: Cat because she is affectionate but also enjoys her independence and quiet time.
Cathy “Calamari” Cheng
Major: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 2015
Favorite Childhood Memory: Knitting adventures with her neighbors
Spirit Animal: Raccoon because she thinks Meeko from Pocahontas is the cutest cartoon animal! In fact, she liked Meeko so much that she used to sign everything with “Meeko (and a paw print)”.. Also, Rascal is such a sad book, and really made her appreciate raccoons.