Anita is a student at Michigan State, who is originally from Immokalee, Florida, majoring in Elementary Education. Anita plans to return back to her home town to teach and make a difference in the community.
Fun Facts about Anita Cruz
- What is your favorite quote?
"I wish there was a way to know you're in the good old days before you've actually left them."
- What inspires you?
Not a what, but a who: my Parents, definitely. My Parents were Farmworkers since as long as I can remember. Being up before the sun and working these crazy extraneous jobs for close to nothing in pay takes a lot of will.
- What are you passionate about?
Traveling. I like to experience cultures and history. It's so intriguing to me. Switzerland is on my bucket list for sure.
- Before working at MSU, what was the most unusual or interesting job you had?
When I was little, I would help my Dad sell produce at our Farmer's Market and scream "Tomatoes! Tomatoes! Come get your Tomatoes!" Let's just say he would always make bank when I was there.
- What was your favorite subject in school?
Language Arts. I really enjoy dissecting piece of text and digging deeper to understand what the author was thinking. It's so fun to see all the different ways one sentence can be interpreted.