Meet the Class of 2018

36 members representing 35 different Penn groups

Ellery Lassiter

Friar Name: Friar Eagle
Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
Major: Economic History

Activities & Honors:

  • President, St. Elmo Club
  • Co-Director, SPEC Jazz & Grooves
  • Teacher/Mentor, CityStep
  • Member/Educator, M.A.R.S.
  • Discus, Track and Field

Favorite Book(s): Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes; Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy; The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde and Between the World and Me by Ta-nehisi Coates
Favorite Movie(s): Remember the Titans, Grand Budapest Hotel, Ocean’s Eleven, Dope and Chef
Favorite Quote: “Practice doesn’t make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.” ~ John Powell

Plans After Penn: To work in investment banking or maybe go into public office.