NAME: Laura McGehee
MAJOR: Marketing, Communications Minor
HOMETOWN: Lakeside Park, KY
CLUBS/EXTRA CURRICULAR: SAAC, 3 year member of Women’s Golf team, Lexington Humane Society, managing my fitness website
HOBBIES: Running, reading, sports of any kind, animals, photography
FAVORITE FOOD: Mashed potatoes
MUSIC: A variety but mainly rap. Drake is my favorite
FAVORITE MOVIE: Juno
PET: Family West Highland Terrier- Chloe
FAVORITE RESTAURANT: Chipotle
HOLIDAY: Christmas Eve
BEST PLACE TRAVELED TO: Portland Oregon for internship with Nike
MOST DARING MOMENT: Singing karaoke horribly whenever I get the chance
WHY UK: Came to play golf and attend as many basketball games as possible!
FAVORITE CLASS AT UK: Anthropology- really opened my eyes to the world outside of Kentucky
FAVORITE PLACE TO STUDY: William T. Young Library in a “quiet” cubby
FAVORITE TEACHER: Cynthia Isenhour who taught Anthropology at UK
ADVICE TO OTHERS AT UK: Get involved and meet as many people as you can. I meet two new people in every class to ensure I am getting the most of the social and academic world.
LIFE AFTER COLLEGE: Would like to pursue PR or Marketing ANYWHERE in the country.
WHY DOES SHE LIKE WORKING AT THE STUDY: I have gotten to meet wonderful people and broaden my skills in social media, design programs, and marketing in general.