Students’ Union Role:
Vice President of University Affairs
What city/town were you born in?
Mississauga, Ontario but Georgetown, Ontario is my hometown
What year were you born?
What I’m taking at Laurier/year:
I just finished my degree in Political Science and Communication Studies
How many siblings do you have?
Do you have any pets?
I have one dog named Chico
Where would we most likely find you on a weekend (pre-pandemic)?
With friends, likely at Chainsaw (RIP)
At which store would you like to max-out your credit card?
Lululemon for sure
Choose a movie title for the story of your life:
The Wedding Singer (see childhood nickname question below)
Can you play any instruments?
I cannot play any instruments. I used to play piano growing up but have since forgot how to play
What is the oldest thing in your refrigerator?
When this whole pandemic started, I didn’t realize I would be home for this long so I definitely have a lot of old things in my refrigerator in Waterloo that have not been touched since March 15th
What is your favourite cereal?
Cinnamon Toast Crunch
My secret skill is that I can solve a Rubik’s Cube
What was your childhood nickname?
My childhood nickname used to be Julia Gulia from The Wedding Singer but it has since evolved to Jules (and I’m grateful for that)
Do you have any phobias?:
Elevators – don’t trust them
One thing on your bucket list?
Go scuba diving
What is the first thing you would buy if you won a million dollars?
A new car or go on a vacation
How do you act when stressed?
Talk too much probably
What is the first thing that you will do in post-quarantine life?
Sit on the Ethel’s patio with some pals for Taco Tuesday
Come talk to me about (something you’re passionate about):
Something I’m passionate about is dancing. I’ve danced my whole life and I also was a dance instructor for the last three years at the Athletic Complex. So definitely come talk to me if you are curious about any of the programming that the AC offers, particularly group-ex or dance. We have a lot of great programming available!
Get to know Julia and the rest of the team in video form here: