nick anderson

Majors: American Studies & English

Hometown: Columbus, Ohio

Activities: GM & DJ at WNUR 89.3 FM 

Pump up song: 25 Lighters - Fat Pat 

Fun fact: Nick modeled for the grocery store chain, Big Bear, as a toddler.


faalon andrews

Major: Communication Studies Minor: Creative Writing

Hometown: SLC, Utah #801Gang #BangBang

Activities: Professional Cha-Cha Slide Dancer

Pump up song: Cha-Cha Slide?!

Fun fact: Faalon once spent a spring break at a hippie commune in Tennessee.


kate hayner-slattery

Majors: Computer Science and Math

Hometown: South Bend, Indiana

Activities: Ultimate Frisbee, Tour Guide

Pump up song: The Greatest - Sia

Fun fact: Kate may or may not know how to pick a lock.



Majors: Learning and Organizational Change and Philosophy

Hometown: Marblehead, Massachusetts

Activities: Ski Team, Tour Guide, ISBE, Zeta Tau Alpha

Pump up song: Eye of the Tiger

Fun fact: Alexa was born in Switzerland!


sarah walther

Majors: Journalism and Political Science

Hometown: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Activities: Director for Transfer Student Experience, Office of New Student and Family Programs, Peer Adviser, College Dems, Chasing Dogs on Campus

Pump up song: Lip Gloss by Lil Mama

Fun fact: Sarah once got a research grant to road trip across New England and make a podcast about ghost stories. (shameless self-promo) ((



katharine cusick

Major: Social Policy Minor: French

Hometown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Activities:  X-Factors A Cappella, NU Tour Guiding, ZTA Sorority, Peer Advising, Watching Animal Videos

Pump up song: War Paint (Young Bombs Remix) - Fletcher

Fun fact: Katharine has a small phantom bone in her knee. It doesn't do anything particularly good or bad; it just hangs out there.


hannah givertz

Major: American Studies

Hometown: Boston, Massachusetts

Activities: Co-Coordinator, PHE, Sailing Team

Pump up song: Nicki Minaj's verse in Monster

Fun fact: Hannah can't name all the state capitals, but she can name all the countries in Africa.


joy holden

Majors: Social Policy and Legal Studies

Hometown: Columbus, Georgia, by way of Los Angeles, California

Activities: FMO (NU's Black Student Alliance), Jumpstart, College Democrats, Summer Academic Workshop

Pump up song: Upgrade U - Beyconcé feat. Jay Z

Fun Fact: In the seventh grade, Joy wrote the musical "Love, Rock, and Hip Hop" which featured hits from musical geniuses TLC (Don't Go Chasin' Waterfalls), That's So Raven (Boyz in Motion), and Carrie Underwood (All-American Girl) even though none of those songs fit into any of those categories. 


jack stucky

Majors: MMSS, Econ, Math Minor: Religious Studies

Hometown: Lisle, Illinois

Activities: Alpha Kappa Psi & Designs Props for Student Theatre

Pump up song: Goin' Back to Hogwarts

Fun fact: Jack has been to Walt Disney World more than 25 times.


sean van dril

Majors: Mechanical Engineering & Political Science

Hometown: Naperville, Illinois

Activities: Jazz Piano, Political organizing

Pump up song: Viva La Vida - Coldplay

Fun fact: Sean was born on the 4th of July!