University of Arizona
The University of Arizona is a large public research university located in Tucson, Arizona, just a mile northeast of downtown. There are approximately 32,000 undergraduate students and over 7,900 graduate students enrolled. Founded in 1885, it was an official university before Arizona was even a state. Tucson is a very lively Southwestern city with tons of different types of restaurants, shops, art, and live music. There is always something exciting to do in Tucson and the downtown is very accessible from the campus.
Famous "wildcat" alumni include Kristen Wiig - actress and comedian, Rob Gronkowski - football player (New England Patriots), Jerry Bruckheimer - film producer, Savannah Guthrie - broadcaster, Craig T. Nelson - actor, and Nicole Richie - fashion designer and TV personality.
Annie is a Sophomore from Kansas City. One quirky fact about Annie..."I love yoga! Annie also runs an Instagram feed called nourished_by_anne"
Sydney is a Freshman from New Jersey. One quirky fact about Sydney..."I run a food account on Instagram!! Follow @welive4food."
Fun fact about the University of Arizona:
Annie - "Game days are the best days!"
Sydney - "Tucson gets 350 days of sunshine annually."
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor:
Annie - Yogurtland, coffee.
Sydney - The Scoop, Cookie dough (with hot fudge, chocolate straws, and sprinkles) or Campus Candy, Tahitian Vanilla (with cupcake bites and sour smiley face candy).
Where to Grab a Coffee or Tea:
Annie - Black Crown Coffee.
Vegetarian Hot Spot:
Annie - Cup it Up.
Diner and Favorite Entree:
Annie - Cheesecake Factory, Salmon and spinach.
Night Spot for Music:
Annie - Downtown Tucson.
Best Dive Bar:
Annie - Dirtbag's.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang:
Annie - Union.
Sydney - The Rec pool, the Union, or any of the apartments.
Where do you want to go on spring break:
Annie - Bahamas.
Sydney - Cancun.