MEET THE INTERN: CHRISTINA RISING

Intern-Christina Rising

Name:

Christina Rising

College/Major:

Marketing

Birthplace:

 New Orleans, LA

If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?

A hot spicy sandwich meal from Chick fila, with a Coke without ice.

What are your career aspirations?

To work at Marketing/Public Relations firm where there is always a new client and exciting project lined up.

Define your “American Dream”:

A life without regrets knowing that I have lived up to my potential, and properly saving for retirement. And to live debt free in a very organized home that I own, sipping tea while binge watching Netflix shows.

Do you have a favorite hobby or interest outside of work?

Reading my book of the week, hanging out with friends, learning a new hobby

What is your favorite thing to do in New Orleans?

Walking and shopping around the Riverwalk with friends.

If you could go anywhere in the world where would you go?

I would love to travel to places like New Zealand and  France, also different Canada and other Eastern countries.

If you were trapped on a desert island and could bring only one book and one movie, what would they be?

Book:

The Harry Potter Series, since I never read them as a child but always said I did since everyone else was.

Movie:

 The Little Mermaid, just because the soundtrack is amazing. 

What is your favorite sport to watch or play?

I love watching Basketball specifically the San Antonio Spurs, I love playing soccer.

Describe yourself in 50 words or less:

I live with my mother and 2 younger brothers, here in New Orleans when school is not in session. I’m currently studying Marketing and minoring in Communications specifically Public Relations at Southeastern University in Hammond. I work on campus as a Resident Assistant in an all-girls building, which often keeps me busy during the busy semester.