Name: David Slattery
Academic Year: Sophomore
Ethnicity: Spanish, Columbian, and Irish
Relationship Status: Taken
Hometown: Guilford, CT
Major: Biomedical Engineering
Job: I work in a biomedical research lab at Yale (his boss is Nobel Prize winner James E. Rothman).
Dream job: A neural or spinal surgeon, but I really want to join the Peace Corps after I graduate
Clubs are you involved in: Boxing Club, it’s a good workout!
Describe yourself in three words: Independent, altruistic, motivated
Favorite website: Reddit
Favorite restaurant: Any of the New Haven pizza places, like Bar Pizza
Favorite dining hall: Towers
Favorite food: Seafood
Traits you find attractive in a girl: Intelligent, down to earth, and mature
What’s your idea of a good date: I like to take my girlfriend out for a nice dinner or we stay in and watch a movie
Favorite television series: Game of Thrones, Walking Dead
Favorite UConn athlete: Amida Brimah
Favorite sports team: The Barcelona soccer team
Favorite music: Hans Zimmer movie soundtracks
Would you time travel to the past or future: Back in time
Favorite travel spots: I’d like to travel more but so far Spain is my favorite because of the food. In Italy, Venice has a fun atmosphere and the idea of a floating city ranks it high.
Biggest pet peeve: Poor table manners
Dunkin Donuts or Starbucks: Dunkin
Favorite superhero: Ironman (total man crush on Robert Downy Jr.)
Celebrity crush: Jennifer Lawrence
Favorite book: Anything but Dan Brown
What is your spirit animal: Jaguar
Pets: My dog Leo! (he is a Havanese)
Favorite car: Lamborghini
Political issue you care about: The education system in the US; changing everything from the cost to the curriculum.