This week, I met with sophomore Matthew Vasilj. He is an International Business major with a History minor. In addition to a full slate of classes, Vasilj competes in the hurdles for Saint Mary’s track team and he’s a resident adviser in Saint Edward’s Hall. He’s also a leader of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes on campus.
Cardinal: How would you describe your experience at SMUMN?
Matthew Vasilj: Saint Mary’s has been a very welcoming and supportive community for me. I like the smaller classes because we can get into in-depth conversations.
C: What is your dream job?
MV: I would really enjoy owning my own vineyard and selling wines.
C: What has been your favorite class so far?
MV: English Composition, I really liked the professor.
C: Where is your favorite study spot on campus?
MV: Second floor of the Fitzgerald Library
C: What is a change that you would like to see here at SMU?
MV: I wish the weight room was bigger.
C: What campus event are you most looking forward to?
MV: I’m excited about the concert on campus although I don’t have a strong preference about which singer or band comes to SMUMN.
C: Are you registered to vote in the upcoming presidential election?
MV: Yes, I registered when I was 18.
C: Do you know which party you are voting for?
MV: I’m currently undecided.
C: What could the candidates do to earn your vote?
MV: If one of the candidates stopped being arrogant that would make me more likely to vote for them.
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