Meet Alex and Amy! Two sophomores at Conn, who’ve only been here for a year, have become very involved– they are both writers for Her Campus! We caught up with these best friends to hear about their favorite thing about Conn, their hidden talents and more.
Names: Alex Breakstone and Amy Levenson
Alex’s Major: English
Hometown: New Canaan, CT
Amy’s Major: Psychology
Hometown: New Castle, New Hampshire
Relationship status: Married… to each other
Clubs/activities: We started the club tennis team, Her Campus, and we are both tour guides.
How did you meet?
Alex: We both transferred in this fall, and the first day that we came we had…
Amy: a special connection, we just had a spark.
Are you ever apart?
Amy: No, she just follows me everywhere. She’s obsessed with me.
Three words to describe each other?
Alex: Uhh I would say, thirty, flirty and thriving
Amy: Decent, alright, average
Alex: Thanks Amy, I feel the love.
What is your favorite thing about Conn?
Amy: The co-ed bathrooms
Alex: Interesting varieties of chicken offered in Harris for any meal of the day.
You are both transfers, how has that experience been?
Amy: It’s been a really easy transition, everyone has been very friendly.
Alex: I couldn’t ask for better friends.
Alex: Cookie dough, hands down.
Amy: Coffee ice cream.
If you could go anywhere in the world right now, where would it be?
Alex: Norm’s Diner
Alex: Cro dances
Amy: Hmm… a stupid tv show, but which one, I have plenty of those. What’s a stupid show I watch?
Amy: Yeah, 90210. That one’s pretty embarrassing.
Amy: I have none.
Alex: I can do that cool thing with my tongue,
Amy: Oh, I can touch my tongue to my nose.
Amy: My birthday
Alex: Get ready, its coming up.
Amy: April 28th!
Favorite Rom Com?
Alex: Raising Helen
The quickest way to your heart is…?
Alex: Quickest way to Amy’s heart? Buy her ice cream.
Starbucks or Dunkin:
Alex & Amy: Starbs
Hannah Montana or New Miley
Amy: Oh, Hannah Montana
Alex: Hannah Montana, for sure
Orange is the New Black or House of Cards?
Amy: Orange is the New Black
Alex: Yeah, Orange is the New Black. Amy and I watch that together, we can’t watch it without each other.
Instagram or Facebook?
Leggings or Jeans?
Amy: Leggings. She likes jeans.
Alex: Yeah, jeans
Spring or fall?
Something we don’t know about you:
Amy: I was a baby model
Alex: No she wasn’t. I collect rubber ducks.
Alex: Ashton Kutcher
Amy: Ryan Reynolds
Alex: I have an internship in New York City, I’m living in a penthouse, it’s whatever. *flips her hair*
Amy: I have an internship in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
How do you guys feel about being Campus Cutie?:
Alex: It’s awesome.
Amy: It’s been a long time coming.