Meet the SGA: Caroline Brinkley, Vice-Chair of the Judicial Board
Posted July 2, 2012
Before they skipped out for summer vacation, we took some time to get to know the newly elected members of the 2012-13 Student Government Association (SGA). Each week, we will introduce one member and share their thoughts on all things Saint Mary's. This week we feature Caroline Brinkley, from Raleigh, NC, who will serve as Vice-Chair of the Judicial Board.
Name: Caroline Brinkley
Hometown: Raleigh, NC
Boarding/Day: Day Student
SGA Position: Vice-Chair of the Judicial Board
What activities have you been consistently or actively involved in at SMS?
Ladies in Blue, Judicial Board, Dance
YOUR SMS EXPERIENCE
What is your favorite SMS tradition?
Lighting O’ the Grove (or LOG as we call it at SMS)
What has been your favorite class in the last three years? Why?
Christianity with Ms. Luhm. It made me realize that I want to major not just in Biology, but also in religious studies.
Why did you come to SMS?
I loved the community, the traditions, the friendships made, the academics and the overall feel of the school.
What are you most looking forward to as a member of SGA?
Planning events with the SGA, participating in SGA traditions, serving as the vice-chair of the judicial board and getting to know all the SGA girls better!
What are you most looking forward to as a senior?
Senior Day, graduation and all of the senior traditions!
A LITTLE MORE ABOUT YOU
What are your favorite OTG (outside the gates) spots for:
Armadillo Grill, Village Deli
What is your favorite movie – new or old?
High Society with Grace Kelley, Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby
ADVICE TO NEW STUDENTS
What advice would you give to a new incoming student?
Be confident in who you are and don’t be afraid to be yourself.
What do you wish you had done sooner?
I wish I had jumped in and gotten involved sooner because you meet so many people and experience so much more that way.