Eric Close

He’s handsome, funny, and an amazing musician; this week’s Campus Cutie is Eric Close!

Name: Eric Close

Birthplace: Gloversville, N.Y.

Year: Sophomore

Major: Business Administration

Relationship Status: SingleWhat’s your favorite thing to do?

My favorite thing to do is to throw discus.

What is your favorite food?

My favorite food has to be sunka fleky – pronounced shoonka fleki. It’s a Slovak dish my grandpa used to make. It’s tasty!

What is one of your goals in life?

To be happy.

Do you have any pets?

Yes, I have two cats. Their names are Jim and Frosty.

What bands have you seen live?

Def Leppard, Journey, Boston, Dave Matthews Band, and most importantly, Phish. Phish is the greatest.

What’s your favorite Phish song?

Reba from 10.31.94.Do you have any hobbies?

I play numerous instruments – guitar, drums, piano, banjo, harmonica, trombone, mandolin. I used to have bagpipes, but they don’t work anymore.

What’s your favorite place in the whole world?

My favorite place is probably my uncle’s farm.

What do you look for in a girl?

Someone who is fun, smart, beautiful, has a good personality.”

What is one thing you absolutely cannot live without?

Family.