More by Lisa Setow
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Hometown: Hong Kong
Hidden talents: I play the violin.
A genie grants you 3 wishes, what do you wish for?: 1. That I never have to work for a living 2. A time machine that would allow me to go wherever I wanted, whenever 3. A new, unexplored continent that I could go to and check out
Ideal Place to Live in the World: Italy, because there’s a lot of history and they know how to live well.
Campus Involvement: I’m pretty big on my fraternity
Dream Job: Professional explorer
Favorite Class taken at Tufts: History of the Roman Republic with Professor Hitchner
What did you want to be when you were younger?: Well, every boy wants to be a fireman, and at one point I also wanted to be a big-shot banker.
Phobias: Moving back in with my parents, and a life without purpose.
Who do you look up to?: Beowulf
If you could have dinner with one person, dead or alive, who would it be?: Caesar, so I could understand what his real motivations were.
“On a Saturday night, you can find me…”: hanging out with the guys.
Something to Accomplish Before You Graduate: I want to learn Ancient Greek or Latin.
Prized Possession: An antique naval painting my parents gave me.
Favorite thing about Tufts: The friends I’ve made and the proximity to Boston.
Name: Weverton Silva Prado, ‘13
Hometown: Brasilia, Brazil
Status: In A Relationship
Hidden talents: I can cook anything, fix cars, build, but I can’t sing.
If your house was on fire, what are 3 things you would save?: 1. Laptop 2. Passport 3. Phone
A genie grants you 3 wishes, what do you wish for?: 1. A beach house 2. To be the next Warren Buffett 3. Three extra wishes
Song on Repeat: Afrojack, David Guetta & Niels – Louder than Words
Ideal Place to Live in the World: Brazil
Best Halloween Costume: Gladiator
Superpower: Limitless brain power like Magneto so then you could control everyone else’s mind.
Pet Peeve: When people are rude or take advantage of workers
If a movie was made about your life, what actor would play you?: Will Smith because he’s cool and it would be an action movie.
Best Present Received: I like the simple things. The best present I’ve ever received is a breakfast basket in bed in the morning.
Dream Job: CEO of my own company or a private equity partner
Hobbies: Working out, playing tennis and going to the racetrack.
Celebrity Crush: Angelina Jolie, her lips…
What did you want to be when you were younger?: Spider-Man or a F1 racer
If you could trade places with anyone for a day, who would it be?: Warren Buffett
Hometown: Cairo, Egypt and San Diego, California
Favorite Holiday: Thanksgiving because my mom cooks the most amazing food, I gain at least five pounds that day.
If your house was on fire, what are 3 things you would save?: 1. My pets 2. My camera 3. Jewelry that my parents got me because it’s jewelry that’s really meaningful to me
A genie grants you 3 wishes, what do you wish for?: 1. Cure cancer because my mom had breast cancer 2. A trip/vacation anytime I wanted for the rest of my life 3. An endless supply of Nutella
Favorite Childhood Memory: My mom and I would drive in her little red car and we would go to the market to go shopping back home in Egypt. It was such a simple time with no worries.
Favorite Thing about Tufts: Everyone’s really open and friendly. In my high school, everyone’s really censored but here, you can have nothing in common with someone but still sit down, have dinner and have a really nice conversation.
If you had a million dollars, what would you do with it?: Pay off Tufts and my graduate school in the future, give half towards charity and building a mosque somewhere and give the rest to my parents.
Ideal Superpower: Ridiculous memory—like Robocop!
Pet Peeve: When I’m driving and people cut in front of me without signaling.
Guilty Pleasure: Nutella, I eat it everyday
If a movie was made about your life, what actress would play you?: Beyonce because she’s so strong and powerful
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Major: Double Major in Engineering Science and ACS Chemistry
Favorite Disney Princess: Jasmine because she’s loaded and she’s got that whole mystique thing.
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
If you were stuck on a deserted island, what 3 things would you take with you?: 1. My girlfriend 2. Tanning oil 3. Assorted literature to continually peak my interest.
Favorite Childhood Memory: Saturday mornings when we had soccer games, we could watch cartoons, then go outside and play with my friends.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles or Power Rangers: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, no question.
If you had a million dollars, what would you do with it?: I would pay for my Tufts debt and my future law school debt, then share the rest with my parents.
Pet Peeve: People who talk on their cell phones in the gym
Guilty Pleasure: Shaving my legs, it just feels so good.
If a movie was made about your life, what actor would play you?: Brad Pitt
Best Present Received: A drawing for my 22ndbirthday
Dream Job: Intellectual property lawyer
Best Halloween Costume: When I was 5, I was a dinosaur with a construction hard hat, like the Flintstones. More recently, I took 2 pieces of cardboard, made a sphere around myself and put on a graduation cap so that I was a graduated cylinder.