Thannia Quilpas '19

Tell us your name, age, year, and hometown.

Thannia Quilpas. 19. Sophomore. Yoakum.

How do you feel about being elected HCMMM's profile this week?

I feel like so many people are going to be like who is that! I am excited.


Double Major in English and Communications.

What is your on campus involvement?

I don’t have anything notable in campus involvement.

What's your favorite spot on campus?

The Library.

Who is your celebrity crush?

Justin Bieber.

If you could spend one day with your crush, what would you do?

Honestly, I want to go out and do adventurous stuff with him. I want to take him hiking or go go-cart racing.

What is something most people don't know about you?

I am fluent in two languages!

On campus, where do you get your caffeine fix? Starbucks or the Cafe?


What is your go-to drink at that place?

A venti iced caramel macchiato upside down.

Best memory at MMC?

Going to Ellen’s taping last year.

Where do you see yourself in five years? Ten?

Hopefully with a stable career making bank.

What advice do you have for freshman?

Not to be afraid to change their major. Explore your interests, be open to experience new things.


Class you've taken:

Writing Seminar with Matthew Bissell.

Restaurant in NYC:

Indigo Indian Bistro.

Park in NYC:

Washington Square Park.


The Outsiders and Bend It Like Beckham.


"Suspicious Minds” by Elvis Presley


A Child Called It by Dave Pelzer and The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton


Nutella and pretzels.


Pick one!

Stay up late or wake up early?

Stay up late.

Walk or subway?


Concerts or Broadway Shows?


Ice Cream or Frozen Yogurt?

Frozen Yogurt.

Gossip Girl or Sex and the City?

Gossip Girl.

Anything else you want the Griffins to know?

Instagram: @thanniaquilpas