What is your name? Lorenzo Condemi
What is your major? English & Theatre
What is your country of origin? Milan, Italy
What is your class year? 2019
Can you tell us one interesting fact about your home country? It is the fashion capital of the world
What is the strangest thing you have noticed about US culture? It is very individualistic and concerned about personal space, as opposed to my collectivist culture where everyone knows everyone
How are you involved on campus?
I am a writing tutor and an actor on the MainStage show
What is your favorite food? Truffle pasta with smoked cheese
What is your favorite movie? Nocturnal Animals by Tom Ford
What is your favorite place in the US? Boston
What do you miss about your home country? The sense of belonging
What do you like about Wheaton? How liberal and open-minded it is
What is your favorite place on campus to socialize? Chase
What do you want others to know about your home country/culture? Although not as big as Rome, it is still rich in cultural history and very cosmopolitan
What is one thing you have learned about the US since being here (cultural concerns, history, etc)? If you work hard enough, you can get far in life.