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Name: Anna Hoffius.

School: Third-year, College of Medicine.

What did you want to be when you were young: A pilot.

What was your first job: Doing art activities with the students at a Montessori school, like papier- mache masks and foot painting.

Something you collect: Masks.

Favorite TV show: Extreme Makeover: Home Addition.

Favorite type of music: Indigo Girls, Mana, Bob Marley, James McMurtry, cheesy pop music.

Least favorite chore: Cleaning the shower.

Pet peeve: Not making eye contact.

Favorite way to unwind: Playing with my dog, Santee.

Biggest challenge: Combining my desire to make positive changes in the world and appreciating the present.

Something people don’t know about you: I’m scared of cows.

Favorite quote: “I think we have to own the fears that we have of each other, and then, in some practical way, some daily way, figure out how to see people differently than the way we were brought up to.” –Alice Walker.

Friday, Oct. 24, 2008

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