Name: Alex Dickinson
School/Year: University of Portland/Junior
Major/Minor: English Major, Fine Arts Minor
Hometown: Issaquah, WA
Favorite On-campus activities: Long lunches with friends, reading, and harassing tour groups
Favorite Off-campus activities: Riding my bike, seeing live music, cooking, karaoke, yoga, and trips to the beach
Pet-peeves: Corn nuts during a road trip. There's always that one person who buys them. Worst smell ever.
Dream job: Writing. Anything creative, really, but writing for now!
Dream city to live in: Madrid, Spain
Signature dance move: I move really fast when I dance. I have a lot of energy and no rhythm. A friend once described it as a cross between electric shock and jive, so I guess that's my move.
What do you look for in a girl: I ain't lookin!
Every guys needs these 3 things in his wardrobe: Something pink, Timberland's, and an entryway to Narnia
Favorite thing about PDX: You can bike everywhere!
Top three songs of all time: Simon and Garfunkel's "Me and Julio," T. Rex's "Cosmic Dancer" and anything by Mississippi John Hurt.
If you could invite anyone to dinner who would it be: All my friends, Julia Child, and Stephen Colbert
Favorite place to eat in PDX: Food carts! Check out Euro Trash or the ones on Hawthorne if you haven't been!
Describe yourself in one word: Positive