Julie R

Singer/Dancer

Major: Psychology

Hometown: Manitowoc, WI

High School: Manitowoc Lincoln High School

Size of Graduating Class: 340

Sports/Clubs/Orgs Julie Participated in: 4 Years on Varsity Tennis - Senior Team Captain, Two-time state qualifier, 1 Year of Dance Team, 2 Years of Varsity Track, 1 Year of Basketball, National Honor Society Member, Choir, 6 Years at Treehouse Theater - three shows a year and six competition teams, 3 years at Dare To Dream Theater - three shows a years and two competition teams

Awards Received: Tennis - First Team All Conference, Doubles Team of the Year, Two-time State Qualifier -- Theater - Two-time Outstanding Student Choreographer and All Star Female Performer at the Junior Theater Festival -- School - academic excellence award

Why Julie Chose Her Major: "I love to write and have a passion for sports. With these two majors I will be able to pursue sports broadcast journalism and hopefully end up working for a news station as an on-field reporter."

Favorite Things: Sports, food, working out, dancing, theater, writing, and animals

Dislikes: Bugs, bad attitudes, and mornings

Favorite Place In Julie's Home-State: Door County

Favorite Place on Campus: Camp Randall

One Word That Describes Julie's Personality: Bubbly

Favorite Color: Teal

When Julie was a kid, she wanted to be a: Teacher

Favorite Music Groups/Acts: Anything Country - Luke Bryan, Chase Rice, Home Free. Anything Broadway - Something Rotten, Phantom of the Opera, Legally Blonde. I don't mind Pop or Rap music either

If Julie had a free night to do whatever she wanted, she would: "Go star-gazing in the bed of a truck and watch movies under the stars"

Hero/Heroine: "Lesley Visser because she paved the way for women in sports media and never gave up on her passion even when everyone told her she wasn't able to do it."

Goals as a Wisconsin Singer: "To build new friendships and continue working on my vocal performance skills."