Student Blogs

Hilla Haidari '16

Hilla Haidari ’16

Havana, Cuba: Spring Semester 2015; London, Fall Semester 2014

  • Major: Economics and international studies
  • Hometown: Annandale, VA
  • Hobbies and interests: Reading, inventing, drawing concept urban designs, writing
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Crystal Hamm ’16, horizon student

  • Major: Biology
  • Hometown: Sheboygan, WI
  • Hobbies and interests: Reading (favorite author is Ayn Rand); making new kinds of cupcakes

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Maya Rioux ’16

Paris: Fall Semester 2014; London: Spring Semester 2015

  • Major: International studies
  • Hometown: Knoxville, TN
  • Hobbies and interests: French Club, Model UN, Theatre, Hollins Social Media, Admission and Alumnae Relations
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Pavithra Suresh

Pavithra Suresh ’16

London, Spring Semester 2014

  • Major: International studies and communication studies
  • Hometown: Raleigh, NC
  • Hobbies and interests: Traveling, reading, fashion, art, culture, politics
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Marisa Vitulli ’18

Rome, Fall Semester 2015

  • Major: English
  • Hometown: Palm City, FL
  • Hobbies and interests: Reading, writing, mythology, researching, stargazing, traveling, and drawing
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