Monica Tirtarahardja
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Nickname: #34 Soleil
Crossed: Spring 2010
Big Sister: Tiffany “Fun Dip” Chiu
Little Sister: Christina “Nouveau” Chan-Pong

Major: Applied Physiology and Kinesiology — Exercise Physiology
Year: Class of 2013
Hometown: West Palm Beach, FL
Ethnicity: Indonesian

Positions held in aKDPhi: Vice President of Membership (Fall 2012), Academic Chair (2010-2011), Cultural Chair (Fall 2010)

What I like: The color yellow and sort of anything that relates to it, such as the sun :) I like super fine tipped pens in many colors. I love eating food that other people cook for me, watching Korean dramas, meeting new people, Tumblring, tweeting, Facebooking, and finding nifty cool stationery/office supplies, miniature or oddly shaped things. I adore activities at the park or beach such as flying kites or having picnics. Occasionally I enjoy bowling.

What I do: I dabble in everything from volunteering at Sidney Lanier and being a TA  to being a part of UF Student Government and the AASU community.

Why I joined aKDPhi: I joined aKDPhi simply because, in such a short time, it gave me something I never even knew I was missing. I learned so much not only about everything around me but also a lot about who I am as a person. I got to meet sisters that I know will always cherish and treasure all my life. But really, aKDPhi gave me an avenue to have constant support and motivation in anything that I want to do.

Contact Monica at ufakdphi.soleil@gmail.com.