Meet Diana Arguijo, an incoming Alspaugh dorm resident from Rindell, North Carolina (just 30 minutes from Duke). This interview is part of a summer blog series profiling one Class of 2018 member from each of the 13 East Campus dorms. Look out for the rest of the blogs on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays leading up to Orientation Week.
Major: Biomedical engineering (Pratt)
Summer plans: "Mostly just being at home with my family, enjoying the last few days I’ll have here. Working and babysitting."
Favorite type of weather: "I really like rainy days. I think they're really calming."
Favorite book or literary work: Harry Potter — especially the fifth one. "I was in the second grade when I started the entire series. My sister gave it to me as a birthday present."
Spirit animal: Owl. "I think flying is really cool and they're always portrayed as academic creatures."
Guilty pleasure: "Netflix marathons — the last one I couldnt stop watching is 'House of Cards... Read more