Meet Brooke: AVP: Programming Waterloo

Brooke Abbott


Students’ Union Role:
Associate Vice President of Programming on the Waterloo campus


What city/town were you born in?
I was born in Barrie, Ontario


What year were you born?
I was born in 1999


What I’m taking at Laurier/year:
I’m going into my fourth year of political science


How many siblings do you have?
I have two brothers and one sister


Do you have any pets?
I have one dog


Where would we most likely find you on a weekend (pre-pandemic)?
On a pre-pandemic weekend when I’m not studying you can always find me hanging out with friends


At which store would you like to max-out your credit card?
Bulk Barn because I have a huge sweet tooth!


Choose a movie title for the story of your life:
If I had to pick a movie title for my life I think it would be Dazed and Confused


What was your favorite toy as a kid?
My Lite-Brite and I really wish I could have it back during quarantine


Can you play any instruments?
I used to be able to play piano really well


What is the oldest thing in your refrigerator?
Probably pickles


What is your favorite cereal?
Honey Nut Cheerios


Secret skills:
I’m not going to say my secret skills because then they wouldn’t be a secret anymore!


What was your childhood nickname?
Bones because my parents thought I was lazy bones


Do you have any phobias?:


One thing on your bucket list?


What is the first thing you would buy if you won a million dollars?
A car to upgrade my 2014 Mazda 2


How do you act when stressed?
When I’m stressed I truly believe that I am calm, cool, and collected


What is the first thing that you will do in post-quarantine life?
Hug all my friends!


Come talk to me about (something you’re passionate about):
You can always come to talk to me about dogs!


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