Undergraduate Student Spotlights

Heidi Schoenenberger

Educational Theatre

Three things I have with me at all times:
A metrocard, waterbottle, and cell phone.
My inspiration:
Random acts of kindness.
My prized possession:
My camera.
After I graduate, I:
will continue learning through travel and experiencing new places.
The longest it took me to write a paper:
Spread out throughout a month.
Best course at NYU:
Directing with Joe Salvatore
Why I chose this program:
To encourage active learning and imagination as a tool for education!
Favorite Book (please include author):
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
The professor who has influenced me the most:
Kevin Bott
Most adventurous thing I've ever done:
Skiing the Swiss Alps in a snow storm.
If I took a year off from my current life, I would:
Travel and spend time in various cities and villages.
Favorite study spot at NYU:
Pless Lounge
Worst job I've ever had:
Counter waitress.

Background Information

Where you grew up:
Howell, New Jersey
Honors, Awards, and Achievements:
Youth Ink Playwriting contest winner at McCarter Theatre in high school, Dean's Research Travel Colloquium to Istanbul, Turkey at NYU
Community Service and Other Activities:
Various projects with NYU OutReach, God's Love We Deliver, The Food Bank of NYC