Name: Andrew Cohen
Academic major: BFA Acting
Hometown: Richmond (don’t judge me!)
Previous education: Magee Secondary School
Hobbies: Planning LipDub and acting. So basically, school. And school shouldn’t really be a hobby, should it? Does this count? Oh no.
Volunteering: LipDub! LipDub! LipDub!
Nickname(s): Andy, Cohen, Coho Salmon, Drew, Werdna, An-drizzle, Puddin’, Pandy, Big Jew, Bear Jew, Hey You!
Non-required reading: Shakespeare
Favourite website(s): LipDub! www.UBCLipDub.com
Favourite quote: “You sound like an Arabian wookie Princess”
Can frequently be seen: in the Huts, and frantically walking around campus with a stopwatch.
Would like to be known for: Being supremely talented and awesome. But realistically, LipDub.
Last movie: The King’s Speech. And it was so good, because that is actually what I do at university. No joke.
Currently on ipod: N/A: iPod dead.
Hero: Lt. Aldo Raine from Inglorious Basterds
Typical Friday night: Hangin’ with Capt. Funion and Burger (or Michael Gunion and Jeremy Berger)…when I’m not in a show.
Last vacation: New Year’s Eve in New York City.
Most Jewishest characteristic: I love groupon. Who doesn’t love a good deal? I’d bet you do too.
Favourite historical Jew: Albert Einstein – we have similar hair.
Love/hate about your university: Love – it’s beautiful. Hate – lacking class time.
Mode of transport: car, bus, skytrain, bike
Typical attire: jeans, t-shirt, sweater, Olympic mittens, Mom-made scarf,
Why I come to Hillel: Sofas, Jews, food, kvetching
My closest friends/family would describe me as: loud and ambitious
Bad habit I’d like to kick: biting my nails
Guilty pleasure: Cool Whip, straight from the tub. That’s right – I live on the edge.