Meet Olivia Asato, one of my fellow freshman at Gonzaga! Hailing from the NEP (Northeast Portland), Olivia is part of Gonzaga’s Comprehensive Leadership Program, is passionate about social justice & service, is a lover of succulents & her dog Gary Davis, and is a proud old soul. I have had the pleasure of knowing Olivia for the past four years, and hope that you enjoy this little glimpse into her life!
Age/Year: 19, Freshman
Hometown: Portland, OR
Major/Minor: Political Science Major with Minors in Leadership Studies, Gender Studies, and Solidarity & Social Justice
Wise Words: “And the universe said: everything you need is within you. You are daylight. You are the night. The darkness you fight is within you. The light you seek is within you. You are not alone…I love you because you are love.”
Best Binge-Watch: Broad City
Dream Job: Lawyer for the ACLU! (American Civil Liberties Union)
Go-To Insta Filter: I use VSCO!
Perfect Pizza: Margherita
Favorite Thing About GU: GUSR!!
Fun Fact: I’ve been stung by a jellyfish three times!
Keep an eye out for Olivia & say hi to her if you see her around campus!