Name: Sophia Hadeka
Hometown : Fair Haven, Vermont
College: Ithaca College
Major: Integrated Marketing Communications
What is your favorite food? Pad Thai
What is your favorite TV show? Bob’s Burgers
What is your favorite Olympic Sport? Gymnastics
What is your least favorite household chore? Dishes.
What is your favorite time of the year? Fall
Plan ahead OR procrastinate? Procrastinate
Paper or Plastic? Paper.
Glass half-full OR glass half-empty? Half-full!
Introvert OR extrovert? Both
Cats OR Dogs? Dogs
Morning person OR night person? Night person
What would we find in your refrigerator right now? Dark chocolate almond bark.
What is your biggest fear? I am terrified of needles!
Sum up yourself in three words. Grateful, determined, and happy.
What is the one thing you wish someone had told you about college life that you had to find out on your own? You really don’t need all of your clothes. I promise you won’t miss any clothes you don’t already love.
What do you want to be when you grow up and why? I would love to work in public relations or content creation at a female-oriented media source.
Describe your single-most favorite moment from your Distinguished Young Women experience. The best part of my experience at Distinguished Young Women was the uplifting network of women I was fortunate enough to meet. It was life changing to be in an environment where the success of young women was celebrated, instead of diminished.