Meet the HCIU Team: Brooke Ellis, Contributing Writer

Name: Brooke Ellis

Year/Age: Sophomore, 19

Hometown: Palatine, Illinois

Major: Journalism

Favorite TV show: Gossip Girl or Criminal Minds

Favorite Movie: Mean Girls

Favorite Food: Sushi

Favorite Social Media Channel: Instagram

Favorite Restaurant in Btown: Red Chopsticks

Favorite Getting Ready Song: Upgrade You by Beyoncé. Honestly, anything by Beyoncé.

Celebrity Crush: Channing Tatum

Why did you get involved with Her Campus? I am interested in writing and have always appreciated that fact that writing could be my outlet. The focus on women for this particular blog is extremely inspiring and adds an extra component to the already amazing blog.

When did you start taking an interest in writing? My senior year I took a Journalism class. That was the first time I had the creative liberty to write more than just an English paper.

What’s your dream job after graduation? PR for a fashion company.

What’s your favorite thing about IU? I love that the campus is so big because it opens up so many opportunities to meet new people.