(This is the first in a series of interviews with RDC B.A. students. Look out for them in the future).
Maybe you’ve met Mekale already, and know everything about her. Maybe you’ve never heard of her. Maybe you see her around and think “She looks fascinating. I wish I knew some Fun Facts About Mekale”.
Mekale graciously agreed to be interviewed by the B.A. Blog. Here is the interview! Thanks Mekale!
Name: Mekale Kibreab
Major: B.A. in Psychology, 3rd Year
Hometown: Red Deer, Alberta
B.A. Blog: What’s been your favourite class so far here at Red Deer College?
Mekale: Intro to Physical Anthropology or Psychometrics
B.A. Blog: What made you pick this particular major?
Mekale: A fortune cookie told me to . . .
B.A. Blog: My fortune cookies are pretty lame, compared to that!
B.A. Blog: What do you really want to do with your life?
Mekale: Undediced . . . very, very undecided.
B.A. Blog: That’s OK! You still have one more year to figure it out! 😉 What is a B.A. for if not just that?
B.A. Blog: What advice would you give somebody who is just starting out doing a B.A.?
Mekale: Take spring classes, it eases the load for the following semester. What are you going to do with 4 months of holidays anyways?
And now for some Fun Facts About Mekale:Do you have any tattoos? Nope!
What’s your favourite pizza? Veggie
What was your favourite cartoon as a child? Sailor Moon! (B.A. Blog: Good choice, good choice)
What’s your favourite drink? Nice cup of coffee
What shoes are you wearing today? Sneakers!
Would you rather be rich or famous? RICH!
What is your first thought when you wake up in the morning? Should I skip class and sleep in?
Have you ever been in a fistfight? Yeah and got a black eye . . . but you should have seen the other person!
What’s the longest you’ve gone without sleeping? 3 days but I made up for them with a period of 48 hours of sleep.