Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Fellow's Spotlight, Junior Samantha Messie!

Check out our Fellow's spotlight of the month, Junior Samantha Messie! 

Favorite School Subjects: My favorite subjects are Math and TOK

Hobby/Extra-Curricular ActivitiesI do photography, knit, and binge watch Netflix  

Desired CareerI would like to do something in medicine maybe dentistry or anesthesiology, but that is not set in stone.

Where do you want to attend college? I want to go up north somewhere. Some of my DREAM schools are NYU, Georgetown, and Columbia. If I stay here then UNC Chapel Hill.

What do you like best about being in the Elizabeth Edwards Fellow Program? I like getting extra information about things to do to prepare for college. I also like the cool opportunities that we get like summer and enrichment programs. 

What do you like best about having a mentor?  My mentor is AMAZING. She's an adult that I feel comfortable talking to about problems and she's very connected. She knows people who know people who know people and she's willing to help me meet them. She encourages me and just listens when I need to talk.