NAME Andrew Cook ’15
HOMETOWN Lowell, Mass.
AREAS OF STUDY English major in the premed program
WHY HE CHOSE HOLY CROSS “Two aunts, an uncle, and a favorite English teacher all graduated from Holy Cross and they never said a bad thing about it; their enthusiasm got passed down to me.”
ACTIVITIES Cross-country team, Crusader student newspaper
WHAT HE’S MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO “Finding out what I’m going to be in life, running as a Crusader, studying abroad junior year, sledding down Freshman Field hill.”
WHY HE’S BLOGGING “Anything worth remembering is worth being put down into writing; college should be worth remembering.”
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