Meet the Class of 2019


Erin Farrell

Friar Name: Friar Electric
Hometown: Doylestown, PA
Majors: Communication and Political Science with a Minor in Data Analytics

Activities & Honors:

  • Communications Director – Penn Democrats
  • Public Opinion Research and Electoral Studies Fellow
  • Annenberg in Washington Fellow
  • Research Assistant – the Institute for the Study of Citizens and Politics
  • Member – Amnesty International
  • Editor-in-Chief – HerCampus
  • Copyeditor – 34th Street Magazine
  • The Body Electric

Hobbies: Running, cooking, the Philadelphia Sixers and slam poetry
Favorite Books: Franny by Justin Kramon,
The Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison and
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
by Maya Angelou
Favorite Movies: The Royal Tenenbaums, The Descendants, L.A. Confidential
Favorite Food: Strawberry ice cream
Favorite Quote: “If I can’t scuba, then what’s this been all about?” ~ Creed Bratton

Plans After Penn:Something to do with media and/or politics and data – thinking, polling, media strategy, political communications, or some kind of brand consulting.