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Emmanuel Mendoza

Class: Sophomore

Major: Aerospace Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: “My favorite part of FEST was that no matter what event I going to, if my FESTies were there, I knew it was going to be a blast! I will always be so grateful for the friendships I formed during my freshman year."

Hobbies/Interests: cycling, listening to music, kayaking, Legos, space

Catchphrase: “Heck yeah!!"


Lara Amiouny

Class: Sophomore

Major: Chemical Engineering 

Hobbies/Interests: HEB, Costco, chickpeas, Game of Thrones

Catchphrase: “POG"

Jake Isakson

Class: Sophomore

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: “My favorite part abt FEST is how friendly everyone is."

Hobbies/Interests: any and all sports, lifting, chess, and any video or board game

Catchphrase: “Real Gs move in silence like lasagna”

Ryan Fallon​

Class: Sophomore

Major: Chemistry

Favorite Part of Fest: " My favorite part of FEST is the people that make it up. I love being able to confidently talk to anyone at any event."

Hobbies/Interests: rock climbing, baseball, being an academic weapon, doing anything outdoors. 

Catchphrase: "I’m just a traveler of both time and space. "

Tyler Gabriel

Class: Sophomore

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: "My favorite part about FEST has been all the awesome friends I made. Everyone in FEST are awesome people that I love to hang out with."

Hobbies/Interests:  running, working out, basketball, disc golf, and hating on Chris

Catchphrase: " Due tomorrow do tomorrow"

Chris Hay

Class: Sophomore

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: "My favorite part about Fest is intramurals and just hanging out with everyone"

Hobbies/Interests: big sports guy, enjoy mountain biking, fishing and really anything outdoors

Catchphrase: “absolutely not”, “the crib” and “Ight”

Annika Poonia

Class: Sophomore

Major: Biology

Favorite Part of Fest: "My favorite part of fest is hanging out with my festies! Whether it’s gumby’s on tuesdays or just listening to music and studying it’s always a great time!"

Hobbies/Interests: I’ve been a dancer my whole life and I also love photography and video editing! 

Catchphrase: "bruh" 

Stefano Micci

Class: Junior

Major: Chemical Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: "Favorite part about FEST: Meeting the homies"😘

Hobbies/Interests:  Listening to Carti 🧛🏿‍♀️, losing in fantasy football, running 🏃🏽

Catchphrase: "Swag & JumpOutTheHouse‼️"

Emme Veselka

Class: Sophomore

Major: Civil Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: "we the people"

Hobbies/Interests: "volleyball, fishing, explaining why the Oxford comma is amazing"

Catchphrase:  “I could make this political, but I won’t”

Mandalyn Castleberry

Class: Sophomore

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: "late night runs to Cfa and spending time with awesome people!"

Hobbies/Interests: "music, going to concerts, traveling, and ice cream"

Catchphrase: "let’s get brunch tomorrow!"

Grace Aasletten

Class: Sophomore

Major: Architectural Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: My favorite part about Fest is how supportive everyone is! I always feel like the people i’m talking to care about me. 

Hobbies/Interests: yoga 🧘🏻‍♀️ cooking 👩🏻‍🍳  art 

Catchphrase: “why is my phone always on 1%”

Josh Crump

Class: Junior

Major: Civil Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: FESTgiving 

Hobbies/Interests: gym, racketball, moped 🏎

Catchphrase: "that's what she said"

Emma Jungman

Class: Sophomore

Major: Civil Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: "meeting and being able to hang out with all my friends"

Hobbies/Interests: photography, fishing, hunting, attempting to read books

Catchphrase: "I'm going to hell anyways, might as well give Satan a good time"

Khushi Senjaliya

Class: Sophomore

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: 

Hobbies/Interests: Running around at intramurals, Reading at Lake Bryan, Hammocking!, Sleeping in, ZLP!!, Skiing, Hiking, Lacrosse!!! , Country dancing (even though I suck), Beating people in Cornhole...I can get competitive, Phi Sigma Rho, Stealing Cars with Jungman

Emma Peterson

Class: Sophomore

Major: Biology

Favorite Part of Fest: inter-murals and committee mixers

Hobbies/Interests: science, my hyper-fixation of the week

Catchphrase: "what the dump "

Alex Trujilo

Class: Junior

Major: Industrial Distribution

Favorite Part of Fest: "Fest fosters a home environment and allows you create genuine relationships that last a lifetime 

Hobbies/Interests: spikeball, football, getting Starbucks/Dutch bros

Catchphrase: "ay yo" or "I'm 6 feet in boots."

Drew Kearny

Class: Sophomore

Major: Civil Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: "Playing in intramurals with everyone and staying up late doing random things on random nights building close bonds and friends."

Hobbies/Interests: Fantasy Football. Playing sports, watching sports, working with sports. Dogs, reality TV, going out with friends

Catchphrase:  “I really feel like my ceiling is the roof, ya know”

Jeremy Lau

Class: Sophomore

Major: Architectural Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: "Going to do random things when I should be working on HW

Hobbies/Interests: Lifting, cooking, lake activities

Catchphrase: "bet"

Zach Martin

Class: Sophomore

Major: Civil Engineering

Favorite Part of Fest: "Easily the connections and friends I made throughout the year and hanging out with them 

Hobbies/Interests: anything and everything at the rec, watching anime, and hanging out.

Catchphrase: "Its Festing time"

Aidan Pena​

Class: Junior

Major: Industrial & Systems Engineering

Hobbies/Interests:  Diamonds Dancing by Young Thug and Gunna  and Trav A Night on Bald Mountain by Leopold Stokowski and the Philadelphia Orchestra Be Without You by Mary J Blige PYT by Michael Jackson Without You by Lana Del Rey 

Josh Stanley

Class: Sophomore

Major: Mechanical Engineering 

Favorite Part of Fest: did flo’s got talent and lost flo’s got talent​

Hobbies/Interests: can play piano

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