Hi! My name is Diandra Liso and I am a McDonough peer ambassador. Hometown: Bedford, NY Class: 2017 Major:Finance & OPIM
GIVES, Hoya Blue, McDonough Women
Interesting Fact About Me:
I have 8 people in my family and all of our names start with the letter “D”.
What made you choose Georgetown's McDonough School of Business?
I chose the McDonough School of Business because of its prestige and opportunities to take classes in fields that really interested me. I love that I am able to be in DC and also the get a great education.
What are the best things about being a Hoya?
The best things about being a Hoya are being able to meet such different and amazing people and to be able to attend really fun basketball games.
Why do you love D.C.?
It has everything you could ever look from! From good food to awesome museums, DC is the best place to go to college.
Share a defining and/or transformative classroom/educational moment?
One of my greatest transforming moments was during the creation of the organization McDonough Women. I learned how to communicate with the deans and how helpful they are. I also learned how to network with different companies and other organizations on campus to start a new club on campus.
What is your advice to incoming Hoyas?
Don’t be afraid to try new things and if you’re going for cupcakes get Baked & Wired not Georgetown Cupcakes.