Profile: Rose Hepburn

General Info

Name: Rose Hepburn

Age: 22

Major: Hospitality and Tourism Management with an concentration in event management

Hometown: Roscoe, IL

Hobbies/interests: Photography, Chicago Bears and Cubs, cooking, painting, running, planning weddings


Why did you choose your major?

I have planned events since I was very young. I have known what I wanted to do basically my whole life. Making someone’s dream come true has always been my dream. Majoring in hospitality was an easy decision.

What are your plans after graduation?

Working in Chicago

Why did you choose RU?

I chose RU because of the great hospitality program. I also chose it because I love the city and it gave me the opportunity to live and work downtown.

What is your favorite thing about Roosevelt?

The big footprint it has made on the community.

Any campus involvement?

Event planning committee for event boards, sisterhood coordinator for Alpha Gamma Delta

What has been your favorite RU event?

Alpha Gamma Delta Gala 2015

Social Causes

What social cause matters most to you?

Right to work, minimum wage

Are you a feminist?


What causes are important to you for the upcoming Presidential election?

Tuition, environmental issues


How would you describe your personal style?

Simple and girly

What are your favorite stores and brands?

Kate Spade, Fossil, Akira

What’s your favorite item in your closet?

My summer dresses!


What do you think makes you stand out? 

Passion and drive to be the most successful person I can be and encourage everyone to do the same.