PYNE PRIZE WINNER ALEX ROSEN ‘11 LOVES WA MEATBALL SUBS, GIN AND TONICS, AND TOWER BAR COOKIES–BUT YALE AND HARVARD, NOT SO MUCH.
(We interviewed Rosen’s co-winner, Religion major Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux ’11, back in 2009 with a slightly different set of questions; to read her answers, click here).
Name: Alex Rosen ’11
Major: Economics, with certificate in Global Health and Health Policy
Hometown: Allentown, PA
Eating club/residential college/affiliation: Tower and Whitman
What was your initial reaction when you found out you won the Pyne Prize?
My first reaction after hearing the news was total shock, and then once I got over that I couldn’t wait to share the news with my family.
Who’s your favorite Princetonian, living or dead, real or fictional?
I would be ungrateful if I didn’t say Moses Taylor Pyne at this point.
What’s the best meal you’ve eaten in Princeton?
Bar pies at Tower lunch.
In one sentence, what do you actually do all day?
I read emails and send emails … all day.
What is your greatest guilty pleasure?
Wa meatball subs.