Meet The Staff: Alisha Steindecker '15

Year: 2015

Hometown: Southampton, NY

Majors: IGS

Minors: Journalism

Her Campus: Why did you decide to go to Brandeis?

Alisha Steindecker: I liked the feel of the campus – everyone seemed friendly.

HC: How did you first get involved with Her Campus?

AS: I have wanted to be a journalist for awhile and writing fun articles for Her Campus is a good mix to what I usually write about, like current affairs.

HC: What else are you involved in on campus?

AS: I’m a research assistant at Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism, I contribute to the Justice, and I’m a sister of DPhiE.

HC: Why do you write for Her Campus?

AS: I like writing and want to be a journalist!

HC: What is your favorite part about Brandeis?

AS: My friends!

HC: What is something you wish you could’ve done at campus that you ended up not doing?

AS: I wish I was part of student events.

HC: If you could say something to your freshman self what would it be?

AS: Look at everything with an open mind and life will be a lot easier.

HC: What do you want to do after Brandeis?

AS: My dream job is to work for the NY Times, so eventually, that’s what I want to do.

Fun Facts:

Celebrity Crush: Enrique Iglesias

Sherman or Usdan: Usdan

Favorite late night snack: Greek yogurt

Favorite place on campus: My mod!