Meet the Class of 2016

37 members representing 35 groups

Rolanda Evelyn

Friar Name: Friar Fashionista
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Major: Communications

Activities & Honors:

  • CEO – Penn Fashion Week
  • VP of Marketing – Wharton Retail Club
  • Membership Co-Chair – Onyx Senior Society
  • Vice Chair of the Benjamin Franklin Society – Seniors for the Penn Fund
  • College Peer Advisor
  • Tutor – West Philly Tutoring Project
  • Administrative Assistant – Wharton Marketing

Favorite Book: The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer
Favorite Movie: Bridesmaids
Favorite Food: Shrimp? Steak?
Favorite Quote: “Don’t ever let somebody tell you… You can’t do something…You got a dream… You gotta protect it. People can’t do somethin’ themselves, they wanna tell you you can’t do it. If you want somethin’, go get it. Period.” -Christopher Gardner, The Pursuit of Happiness

Plans After Penn: Hmmm this is a good question–something that involves LOTS of fun, innovation & creativity, travel, and great company!