Getting to Know Eli Rubanenko

 Get to know our fall intern Eli Rubanenko

What university do you attend, and what are you majoring in?
Oglethorpe University, Business Administration

What are your plans or aspirations after graduation?
After graduating from Oglethorpe I would like to attain a joint JD/ MBA degree.

What school organization are you apart of?
I am a student manager for the Oglethorpe Stormy Petrels Women’s Basketball team.

What is your favorite sports team?
My favorite sports team is the Washington Redskins. At least, the Nationals make up for the misery.

What is your favorite movie?
My favorite movie is either Inglourious Basterds or Goodfellas. Though, I am also obsessed with the Marvel movies.

Who is your favorite music artist?
I don’t really have a favorite artist though I love both old school and new rap.

What would be your last meal?
My Last meal would be my mom’s Jerk Chicken and balsamic glazed brussel sprouts.

How do you like to spend your free time?
My favorite way to waste time is by watching sports, movies, and Netflix shows. I also love traveling, though I don’t have much time as I am currently enrolled in university.

 What is your favorite or most meaningful traveling experience?
My most meaningful experience is when I traveled around Latin America, where I volunteered in rural villages, orphanages, and schools.

What is your greatest achievement?
My greatest achievement is helping implement several projects and programs in impoverished areas of Latin America.