Meet the Class of 2017

26 members representing 25 groups

Sophie Beren

Hometown: Wichita, KS
Major: Communications  Minor: Music
and Masters in Nonprofit Leadership

Activities & Honors:

  • Founder/President  – TableTalk
  • Musical director (2015-2016)  – Shabbatones
  • Huffington Post Contributor
  • Music Teacher – West Philadelphia High School
  • Marketing Chair – ACK (a cappella council)
  • Sigma Delta Tau Sorority –
  • Marketing and Communications Intern – Penn Admissions (I run @previewingpenn)
  • President – Osiris Senior Society
  • Nominee for the Sol Feinstone Award
  • Dean’s List

Hobbies: Meeting new people, watching insanely talented singers on YouTube, crafting and birthdays
Favorite Book(s):
Night by Elie Wiesel and Are You There God, It’s Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
Favorite Movie(s): Lion King 2, The Wizard of Oz, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
Favorite Food: Fruit and Oreos (but not together)
Favorite Quote(s): “When words leave off, music begins.” ~Heinrich Heine; “Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson  and “Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.” ~Yung Ben Franklin

Plans After Penn:  Come to me later for my “after Penn” since I still have one more semester to finish up my masters!