Get to Know Our New Intern: Rachel
Tell us a little bit about your background.
I grew up in Hudson, Ohio but my fondest memories were taking trips to South Carolina and driving around in golf carts and spending time with family.
What is your educational background?
I graduated from Hudson High School in 2014 and I’m going to enter my senior year at Ohio University next fall where I’m majoring in Interactive Design through the School of Visual Communication.
Three words to describe you:
Dedicated. Loyal. Calm.
“The unexamined life is not worth living.”- Socrates
What’s on your iPod?
Every one of Beyoncé’s albums, and a lot of pop and rap.
So, what brings you to 427 Design?
Webtern for the summer!
What was your first impression of 427 Design?
“This is a really cool space.”
What do you love most about being an intern for 427 Design?
Being able to collaborate in big projects starting from day one.
Favorite Movie? Food? Book?
Favorite movie: 13 Going on 30
Favorite food: A pick-two cup of chicken noodle soup and Thai chicken salad from Panera.
Favorite book: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
If you could have a superpower, what would it be?
Shapeshifting, that way I can shift into any super hero I want.
Least favorite word?
What sound do you love?
A Keurig making my tea in the morning.
What sound do you hate?
Obnoxious laugh tracks on TV shows.
What is your favorite curse word?
Any of them will do when I’m mad.
What is something that no one would ever believe to be true about you?
I absolutely love musicals.
What inspires you, and why?
I’m inspired by people who have succeeded in the design/tech industry. It’s reassuring to look up to someone who has been in your shoes as a student and see them come so far creatively and professionally.
What is a major life dream you hope to accomplish?
Be happy and successful in my career choice.
What is on your “Bucket List”?
Practice my French skills abroad.