Undergraduate Student Spotlights

Alexander Pack

Music Business

Dream study abroad location:
Favorite Book (please include author):
The Unbearable Lightness of Being- Milan Kundera
My hidden talent:
I can read minds (I know that you think i'm joking)
Three things I have with me at all times:
chap stick, cell phone, dignity
When I hear the word "genius," I think of:
Alan Ball, Pedro Almodovar
My favorite study spot at NYU:
The Tea Spot (does that count?)
Most adventurous thing I've ever done:
Cliff diving
Community service I am most proud of:
Helped build a school in Tittiana, Mali
Childhood ambition:
Guilty pleasure:
Gossip Girl (shh, don't tell)
My favorite thing about NYC:
I can be anywhere in the world without getting on a plane.
Most influential person during my college career at NYU:
My sister, Kira
Biggest challenge:
Leaving Mali, where I lived in a rural village. While living there, the natives became my family.
Dream job when I graduate:
Music Journalist

Background Information

Where you grew up:
Villanova, PA
Honors, Awards, and Achievements:
Dean's List, Summa Cum Laude in National Latin Competition, Service Leader of the Month in Building with Books, internship with Philadelphia Museum of Art, National Honors Society in high school
Community Service and Other Activities:
Helped build a school in Tittiana, Mali, Books-Behind-Bars, interned for Common Cents, Volunteer at Philadelphia Cares Day