Her Campus Logo Her Campus Logo

Michael Cuellar ’11

Michael Cuellar ‘11
Major: Economics
Hometown: Austin
Relationship status: Single

Michael is the Texas chair of Challah for Hunger. This is a nonprofit organization that bakes and sells challah (“Hal-lah”, traditional Jewish sweet bread). All proceeds from the challah sales are sent to American Jewish World Services, which then donates the money to Darfur relief in Sudan. You can buy some tasty challah on Wednesdays from noon to three in the West Mall.

Interests: Michael enjoys volunteering with Challah for Hunger and Big Brothers Big sisters, reading and watching TV (especially Dexter). He likes to play pickup basketballand soccer. Michael is also competent in French and Spanish.

If he were a tree, he’d be a pecan one, since it’s the Texas state tree.

Favorite animals: Penguins and turtles.

Written by: Katelin Norris

Bernice Chuang is a fourth year double majoring in Broadcast Journalism and Communication Studies-Human Relations and doing the Business Foundations Program (aka business minor) at the University of Texas at Austin. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Bernice is a fan of good country music and yummy barbeque! At UT, Bernice is a resident assistant at an all-female residence hall and currently serves as a senator representing her residence hall, Kinsolving, on the Resident Assistant Association. She also leads a small group bible study for Asian American Campus Ministries and sings with her campus ministries’ a cappella group. When she’s not juggling her various roles and commitments, Bernice enjoys exploring downtown Austin, shopping with her fellow RA staff members, reading books on faith and spirituality, learning how to cook and tackling various dessert recipes, and spending quality time with friends.
Similar Reads👯‍♀️