Alana W

Singer/Dancer

Major: History and Political Science

Nickname(s): Ali

Hometown: Menomonee Falls, WI

High School: Menomonee Falls High School

Size of Graduating Class: 412

Sports/Clubs/Orgs Ali Participated in: Cheerleading, Milwaukee Children's Choir, National Honor Society, Choir, Band, Drama Club

Awards Received: Honor Roll, Dean's List, Principal's Purchase, 2nd Alternate Distinguished Young Women

Why Ali Chose Her Major: "I've always had a love for history, but my favorite parts in history are when politics are involved. It's really fun to compare and apply historical political struggles and outcomes to the modern day."

Favorite Things: Dogs, baking, swing dancing, boating, board games

Dislikes: Tanning, zucchini, spiders, scary movies

Favorite Place In Ali's Home-State: A shack up north in Florence, WI

Favorite Place on Campus: A big hanging egg in the Upper House

One Word That Describes Ali's Personality: Cupcake

Favorite Color: Periwinkle

When Ali was a kid, she wanted to be a: Cheerleader

Favorite Music Groups/Acts: Walk the Moon, Misterwives, Imagine Dragons

If Ali had a free night to do whatever she wanted, she would: "I would go swimming and boating all day, see a show, then retire to a bed covered in fluffy puppies."

Hero/Heroine: "My sister Dani - She is my best friend, and I have always looked up to her. She is there when I need her (for things big or small), and she tolerates all my weirdness."

Goals as a Wisconsin Singer: "To learn and grow in both my vocal technique and dancing, and to express myself on stage."