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Carly Cherches '19

Carly Cherches '19

Job Title
Admissions Interviewer
Department/Program: Admissions

Why did you choose Union:  I fell in love with Union after my first visit. Between the beautiful campus and the friendly student body, I instantly knew that I could make this campus my home. I wanted a place where I could pursue my passion of dance while receiving a top-notch engineering education, and Union is exactly the right place for that.

Major:  Biomedical Engineering

Minor:  Dance

Hometown:  Port Jefferson, N.Y.

Study Abroad:  London (Spring 2018), Bali Mini-term (Winter 2016)

Internships:  Brookhaven National Laboratory-Research Assistant (Summer 2016), Stanley Black and Decker-Innovative Research Intern (Summer 2017), Princess Royal University Hospital-Patient Outcomes Intern (Spring 2018), Purview-Inbound Marketing Intern (Summer 2018)

Favorite professor:  Miryam Moutillet –The director of the dance program, leader of the Bali mini-term, and best mentor for anything and everything.

Favorite classes:  “The Dance Experience” and “Endocrinology”

Favorite activities:  Dance Team, Society of Women Engineers, and Greek life

Favorite place on campus:  The Henle Dance Pavilion, overlooking Jackson’s Garden

Favorite local restaurant:  The Glass Tavern (the cornbread is to die for)

Favorite food on campus:  Friday lunch at Ozone Café