Puget Sound Student Authors

Name: Juliette Witous
Hometown: Sonoma, CA
Major: Communications
Grad Year: 2012

What made you choose your school? I was recruited for volleyball from a few schools, but this one provided the best of both athletics and academics.

What activity makes you happy? Hot yoga, windsurfing and being in the sun!

What is your biggest pet peeve? When people chew really loudly or scrape their chair on the ground to make a screeching sound.

What is something about you that might surprise someone? I worked on a halibut fishing charter in Alaska for one summer and could fillet a fish in 45 seconds.

What is your favorite book, movie, or TV show and why? I love any book by Ian McEwan because the way he writes is an art form. Also, "The Fountainhead" by Ayn Rand is another favorite.

If you could travel anywhere, where would you go and why? I would love to go to Latin America. I am taking a Latin American studies class at the moment and am sick of learning about the place from books!

If you had a million dollars, how would you spend it? I would spend it on a personal business venture I have which

What are your plans for after graduation? Over spring break I earned my bartender's license so for the first few months I am going to work on a dude ranch in Granby, Colorado where guests and families go for a great time! I thought it was a great option because I won't have to pay for rent or food and will have a few months to save up money before I travel.

Name: Elayna Zammarelli
Hometown: Eugene, OR
Major: Business/Communications

Name: Russell Knight