HPU's Ball of Sunshine: Eliana Betzios

Name: Eliana Betzios

Year: Junior

Major: Biochemistry Minor: business

Home State: Connecticut!!!

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Hobbies: Crafting, watching NCIS, dancing and baking

Favorite Food: Ravioli

Favorite Dessert: Chocolate gelato

Three Words That Describe You: Energetic, caring and fun-sized :)

Favorite Movie: My Big Fat Greek wedding and the Italian job

Favorite Place In The World: Greece

What’s the soundtrack to your life? Frank Sinatra (my favorite saying is: everything happens for a reason)

What’s something most people don’t know about you? I love Spanish music

What are you involved with here at HPU? Kappa Delta, SGA, Biology club, American Chemical Society, ALD Honors Society, National Society for Leadership and Success, Student Alumni Council,

How do you manage to do it all? It's hard, don't get me wrong! But I love to stay busy, it gives me a purpose for my day. Also I get to give back to my community and the university through the organizations I am apart of.

How do you maintain such a positive attitude? I have to give the credit to my grandparents. Whenever I'm down they always show me the positives in life and know exactly what to say to pick me back up.

What’s your advice for other students? Don't feel afraid to go outside your comfort zone. And don't stress, everything will work out in the end.

What do you hope to do in the future? I hope to be a pediatric dentist and a cheer coach!