Name: Mana Discekici
Hometown: Buffalo Grove
Heritage: Japanese and Turkish
Local or Commuter?
What are you involved with on campus?
Phi Sigma Sigma
What is your favorite thing about UIC?
The location. It’s great being close to Greektown because I love Greek food.
What is your least favorite thing about UIC?
The architecture of our school. It doesn’t really have a campus life feel to it like other colleges at state schools do.
What are your plans after graduation?
My plans are to travel to Turkey and Greece. Then after, I would work for non-profit foundations in Ann & Robert Lurie H Children’s Hospital.
I lived in Guam for 6 years.
Favorite Place to Eat?
What are your hobbies?
Though I am not planning on pursuing it as a career, I love interning for wedding planning companies along with interior design.
What kind of music are you into?
I love John Mayer
What’s you’re favorite animal?
The Imitation Gang
Favorite TV Show:
If you could have a plane ticket to anywhere in the world where would you go?
What do you look for in a guy?
A guy who’s tall and athletic. For personality he has to be a gentleman and have a good sense of a humor.
What is your deal breaker?
A guy who’s egotistical and bad hygiene
Describe your dream date?
Laying together in a hammock on the islands of Greece drinking moscow mules.