Emily Q


Major: Biology

Hometown: Tomah, WI

High School: Tomah High School 

Size of Graduating Class: 199

Sports/Clubs/Orgs Emily Participated in: Varsity show choir, spring musicals, dance, NHS 

Awards Received: Graduated with high honors, top 10%, science student of the year finalist, music student of the year honorable mention, state solo and ensemble exemplary soloist, NHS

Why Emily Chose Her Major: "I have been lucky enough to have opportunities in the summers at prestigious colleges to try out some of the sciences. The study of life and how the small things within ourselves work fascinates me. "

Favorite Things: Performing, singing, dancing, playing my uke and the piano, making and eating guacamole, sushi, hiking, and cats. 

Dislikes: Mouth sounds and people who chew with their mouth open, brussel sprouts, Indian food, creepy crawling bugs 

Favorite Place In Emily's Home-State: The family lake house 

Favorite Place on Campus: "Not sure yet!"

One Word That Describes Emily's Personality: Phantasmagoric 

Favorite Color: Blue

When Emily was a kid, she wanted to be a: Astronaut 

Favorite Music Groups/Acts: "I listen to pretty much everything, but anything Broadway is my favorite. "

If Emily had a free night to do whatever she wanted, she would: "I would spend it outside by a fire "

Hero/Heroine: "My mom because she has always been my biggest supporter with everything I have done throughout the years. She always knows what to say and how to handle any situation that comes at me. "

Goals as a Wisconsin Singer: "My goals as a Wisconsin Singer are to entertain any audience we perform for and to grow as a performer. Also to hold true to and become an ambassador of goodwill in Madison. "