Austyn French

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Occupation/Employer: Student

Hometown: Winston Salem, NC

Friends call me: Frenchie

Reality show I’m most likely to win: Survivor or Big Brother

I’m most likely to make the evening news for: Getting into a scuffle with someone rooting against the Dallas Cowboys

One book I could read over and over: When Breath Becomes Air – Strongly Recommend!

First thing I do in the morning: Hit the snooze button and contemplate staying in bed all day

Celebrity most likely to play me in a movie about my life: Jennifer Lawrence or Blake Lively

Song that always makes me dance: September by Earth, Wind & Fire

No one would ever believe I once:  Had a really scary stand off with an angry hippo in a river in Africa. I’ve never been so happy to have wildlife rangers in my life!

Most valuable possession: Family, my dog Dallas and my close friends

Favorite local restaurant: Moo & Brew

TV show I never miss:  It’s embarrassing how many shows I actually follow

I knew I was a grown-up when: …I haven’t accepted it yet

Most likely to be found at this local hang-out:  Wooden Robot or RiRa’s

I can’t get enough of this guilty pleasure: If you know me at all its 100% Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Three things on my bucket list: Heli Ski through Europe, hike Machu Picchu, and write a book

My greatest lifetime accomplishment, so far:  Having my research in neuroscience published and flown out to a national conference in Wisconsin to present it

If I could choose to be given one super power, it would be: Revisit any moment in the past

Favorite movie moment: “There’s no crying in baseball” scene with Tom Hanks in A League of Their Own

It’s annoying how good I am at: Any board game you put in front of me