Cynthia Velasquez Email: Cynthia.Velasquez@unh.edu Phone: (603) 862-2618 Office: UNH Admissions, Smith Hall, Durham, NH 03824 Pronouns: They/them/their and She/her/hers Hi! I’m your admissions counselor, Cynthia. Here’s a little bit about me and what I enjoy most about UNH. I look forward to working with you! Where is your favorite place on campus? The MUB What’s your favorite thing to eat on campus? I enjoy the sandwiches from The Works Cafe What makes UNH so special? I deeply admire the commitment of change-makers on campus. What’s your favorite UNH tradition? Commencement Where did you grow up? Los Angeles, California What college did you attend/degree earned? California State Polytechnic University, Pomona/BA in Gender, Ethnic, Multicultural Studies & BFA in Fine Arts; California Institute of the Arts/MA in Critical Studies Family/pets? I am part of a large transnational family from Chile to Maine that includes pups, cats, and humans. Do you have any hidden talents? I can play a competitive game of basketball. I also consider myself an expert at making good food under frugal circumstances. Any fun facts about yourself? I am a committed Latinx artist. What’s the coolest thing you’ve ever done in your life? The coolest thing I’ve done was to make friends with art-makers.