School subject: U.S. history and French
Extracurricular activity: Young Republicans Club
Hobbies: Following the news, playing tennis, reading, Quiz Bowl
Musical artist: The Strokes
Movie: The Royal Tenebaums
TV show: Gossip Girl or Mad Men
Cafeteria food must-have: Oranges
Last book read that wasn't required: Look at the Birdie by Kurt Vonnegut
Pet peeve: Apathy and willful ignorance
Person most admired: Alexander Hamilton or Henry Clay
Person I'd like to meet: Robert McNamara or Charles Baudelaire
Items always in my locker: Portrait of Ronald Reagan
First job: Summer lab technician
Top accomplishment: Co-authorship on two scientific abstracts or Highest Honors at Mid-American Model U.N.
After-graduation plans: I am hoping to major in linguistics and study abroad in France as an undergraduate; then perhaps attend medical school.
Career goal: Enter academia as a physician or linguist, concentrating on research
Quote from teacher: "Paige is the kind of student that makes life in the classroom enjoyable and dynamic," said Kenneth M. Meinecke, science department chairman. "She is confident and assertive and never afraid to express her ideas or challenge an assertion that is unsupported."