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Ashley Morrison

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What is your favorite thing about TTU?

Main Quad! I absolutely love the classic “college” feel that it gives to our campus.

What is your most memorable TTU experience so far?

Great Move-In Day my freshman year. I made my very first college friends, and I felt so welcomed on the campus with all of the smiling faces eager to help me move in.

How did you choose your major?

I have known since high school that Business was the degree I would pursue in college. I was later given an internship opportunity that made me fall in love with Marketing.

What is your favorite meal at TTU?

Anything and everything from the Cafeteria.

Advice for incoming college freshman from your experience so far?

Find the best fit for you! College is so much more enjoyable if you are plugged into the right organizations and find others who share your mindset.

What is your favorite TTU Tradition and why?

The Clock Tower above Derryberry. Every time I walk through campus, I love to look up and see that symbol of our school, especially when there is a beautiful sunset behind it!

What kind of extracurricular activities are you involved in on campus and in the community?

I am a member of a Panhellenic sorority, TTU Outdoor Club, and a Student Admissions Representative!

What movie star would you play in a movie? Why?

I would want to play Sandra Bullock as her role in the Blind Side. She plays a determined woman who knows what she wants and will not let anyone stop her from achieving it.

What was your biggest mistake as a freshman? What did you learn from that experience?

Not taking grades seriously enough. I learned that time management is key in college.

What is your favorite book?

Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer