The Q+A- two students, two teachers, each month. This month we sat down with senior Corine Toren.
Conducted by Leigh Jacobson
Common misconception about me: That I drive like an Israeli.
Most creative gift, given or received: A shower cap. My grandma thought it would be a funny birthday present… it wasn’t.
Movie you’ve seen most: Mean Girls.
Book you’ve read the most: American Judaism, by the one and only Jonathan D. Sarna.
One thing I can’t live without: Leigh Jacobson.
What you wanted to be at age 10: Dr. Scoville.
Favorite gadget: Lava lamps.
Teacher pet peeve: When teachers wear socks with sandals.
Procrastination technique: Eating my feelings.
Student hobby: Coning.
Favorite thing about being a senior: My completed collection of NETA books.
Movie star you wish you could take to prom: Michael Cera.
Topic you love but wouldn’t talk about in a college interview: That the only reason I’m applying to their school is because it looks like Hogwarts.
Favorite classes you’ve taken at Milken: Chinese with Zhang Lao Shi! Wo ai ni!
Funniest Hebrew word: “Trampistim.”
Most memorable learning experience: Discovering myself through the “Mi Ani” project in Hebrew Honors 8.
Favorite Milken trend: The desire to become a typical American high school.
Most beloved/interesting item in your school bag: My Milken moment.