Monica Hernandez

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Monica Newland

Senior Assistant Director
Area: New Mexico, Texas

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Huntington Beach, California

Alma mater and Major:

University of Notre Dame '12

Favorite Notre Dame tradition:

Trumpets Under the Dome

Favorite place on campus:

Benches overlooking Saint Mary’s Lake

Favorite South Bend hangout:

Whole Foods Market

Favorite book, movie, and song:

Book: Persuasion (Jane Austen). Movie: When Harry Met Sally. Song: Anything by The Beatles

The top three items on your bucket list:

Befriend an otter. Meet Ina Garten (aka The Barefoot Contessa). See a shark in the wild (preferably from a boat, rather than in the water).

Words to live by:

“In a gentle way, you can shake the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi