Name: Emily Foscaldo
Hometown: Westwood, MA
Major: Psychology and English
Campus Activities: Delilahs, Delilahs’ social media, Orientation leader, tour guide, ACT E-board
member, Project Empathy.
Favorite Movie: “Pride and Prejudice”
Favorite Song: “From The Dining Table” by Harry Styles
Favorite Singer/Group: Mac Miller or SZA
Favorite Color: Purple (HC!)
Favorite Sports Team: The Patriots
Favorite Class taken at Holy Cross: Intro To Creative Writing: Poetry with Professor Sweeney. She’s the absolute best.
Favorite Professor: Professor Sweeney. She made me a better writer! Pushed me out of my
comfort zone while supporting me. Although she is currently on sabbatical, I recommend
her to everyone, and I hope to have her again in the future. I became an English major because of her!
Item on HC Bucket List: Go to the WAM, attend most sporting events, go sledding down
Biggest HC Regret: Not declaring the English major sooner and not attending more sporting
events freshman year.
Embarrassing HC Moment: Getting lost in the Science/Swords building and ending up in the
jungle. My freshman year self was terrified.
Bragging Rights: Have a photo with President Rougeau from the homecoming tailgate.
Words to live by: A year from now, will it really matter? (That geometry test that I cried about
for a week in HS has no relevance now… poor sophomore year Emily).
One thing you would change at HC: Enrollment process.
Favorite TV Show: “New Girl” or “The Wilds”
Favorite Book: “The Great Gatsby”
Favorite Kimball Meal: The empanadas. So good. Or chalupas—Lower’s back!
Favorite Cool Beans Drink: Iced mocha latte with oat milk (thank you, Isabelle Sampino)
Favorite Spot on Campus: Rehm Library, or my secret spot in O’Kane.
Favorite Off-Campus Restaurant: Livia’s Dish or Volturnos or Boulevard Diner.
Some small things that make your day better: When I see a friend I haven’t seen in a while;
walking past someone and giving them a hug
First thing you do when you wake up: Check my email to make sure none of my classes were
Last thing to do before going to bed: Talk to my roommates, then answer my texts and listen to
Favorite place you have traveled to: Italy, it was beautiful. I want to go back as soon as I can.
Role-Model: At home, my mom. She is my inspiration, and I look up to her so much. She’s so
strong. At HC, Megan Siebecker. She was a senior my freshman year, I looked up to her so much.
Something you look forward to when you go home: Cuddling with my dog Brady.
Post-Graduation Plans: Work at a law firm hopefully! I am currently pre-law.
Favorite Memory at HC: “Cabaret” freshman year.
Interviewed by Rea Nassif ‘24, Features Editor