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Sep 15 2021 - 10:17 PM
Meet the Staff - Katie

Katie - Library Associate


Q & A with Katie, a new library associate


Are you a Teachers College student, and, if so, what are you studying?

I’m not a Teachers College student, but I’m currently enrolled in the MLS program at Queens College.


Where’s your hometown?

Randolph, NJ


What did you want to be when you grew up?

I changed my mind all the time! At one point I wanted to be a physical therapist. 


What was your first job?

I was a swim instructor at my town’s YMCA. 


What has been your best job?

I had a blast working at restaurants. 


Your favorite meal:

Linguini, garlic & oil, tomatoes, cheese….I love all pasta & Italian food.


Are you a morning or night person?:

I’m becoming more of a night person these days, but I love a good cup of coffee on a slow morning. 


A delicious dessert:

Cheesecake!


Song you love no matter how many times you hear it:

Ever again by Robyn 


A country you’d like to visit:

Japan 


A book you strongly recommend?

I just read Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli and loved it!


A sport you enjoy playing (or watching)?

I’ve played soccer my entire life. I love watching all sports & sports documentaries.


TOP THREE….Best places to read?

In a comfy, sinking chair; a hammock; a porch


The strangest thing I’ve done

I have some strange & fun stories from couch surfing.


The most fascinating person I’ve met

My Grandma Jeannette. RIP