Undergraduate Student Spotlights

Spencer Hale

Percussion Studies

Community service activity I'm most proud of:
Smiling at Strangers
Dream study abroad location:
Guilty pleasure:
Pop Music
Why I chose this program:
Great Teachers, Great Students, Great Location
Childhood ambition:
Professional Soccer Goalie
Biggest challenge:
Telling myself I can
Hidden talent:
Devil Sticks
My favorite place to have coffee around NYU:
Think Coffee
A book from class I would never sell back:
Portable Enlightenment Reader
My dream job when I graduate:
Professional Touring Musician
Best vacation:
European Backpacking Trip
I would like to be remembered for my:
Kindness to others
Most influential person during my college career at NYU:
Alfred Bishai
What I do to de-stress:
Breathing Exercises
If I could have lunch with any person, dead or alive, I'd choose:
Leonard Berstein

Background Information

Where you grew up:
Duxbury, MA
Honors, Awards, and Achievements:
6 Summa Awards. John Phillip Sousa Band Award. Eagle Scout. "Outstanding Contributions" to DHS Men's A Capella Group Award.
Community Service and Other Activities:
Day of Beautification. Volunteer performer for town and school fundraising events.