Alyssa Moya

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Alyssa O'Rourke

Senior Assistant Director
Area: Southern California, New Mexico

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Santa Fe, New Mexico (best and oldest capital city in the United States!)

Alma mater and Major:

University of Notre Dame '10
Spanish and Pre-Professional Studies

Favorite Notre Dame tradition:

I have two: dorm masses and playing in Notre Dame Stadium if your dorm's interhall team reaches the championship game!

Favorite place on campus:

The Grotto, hands down.

Favorite South Bend hangout:

Indulgence. It's a great dessert place that is a hidden gem in South Bend.

Favorite book, movie, and song:

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee. Movie: Forrest Gump. Song: “Feeling Good” by Michael Buble

The top three items on your bucket list:

Visit all 50 states (10 more to go!). Ride an elephant and hug a koala. Make a difference in someone’s life.

Words to live by:

"The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be." - Ralph Waldo Emerson