Meet Ademola Olayinka from Jonestown, N.C., one of the few incoming residents to Epworth, Duke's smallest dorm. 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.
Summer plans: "I’m a clinical operations intern. I help around with managing files from the drug studies."
Favorite type of weather: "The kind of weather before a storm."
Favorite book or literary work: "A Storm of Swords" by George R. R. Martin
Spirit animal: A tiger. "That's my high school mascot."
Guilty pleasure: "Dancing when nobody is around. Dancing really badly."
Is it like in "Napoleon Dynamite"? "Yes, exactly."
Impression from first visit to Duke: I felt like I was in a medieval castle... Read more