YU Observer Writer Spotlight: Shoshanah Marcus

By: Features Staff  |  May 12, 2020

By Features Staff

Name, Age, Year in School

Shoshanah Marcus, 20, First Year (I’m a Sophomore technically)

Where are you currently quarantined, and with whom?

Boca Raton, FL with my four younger siblings and lovely parents

How are you feeling?

You know when you put vegetables in a Ziploc bag and then suck out all the air as you close it so it doesn’t take up as much space? I’m feeling like the vegetables.

Currently reading

I’m finishing Upstream: The Quest to Solve Problems Before They Happen by Dan Heath and about to start All Who Go Do Not Return by Shulem Deen

Currently watching

Grey’s Anatomy, All American, and the new season of KUWTK!

Currently listening to

My throwback playlist

Favorite quarantine snack/drink?

Cheddar cheese popcorn

Favorite class to attend over Zoom?

Chemistry with Dr. Rapp

Favorite way to social distance with friends?

Playing the GamePigeon games on iMessage

Any interesting hobbies or habits you’ve picked up since beginning quarantine?


What non-quarantine activity do you miss the most?

Making Shabbat with my amazing grandparents

What’s a thought/quote/piece of advice that’s helping you get through these trying times?

You are confined only by the walls you build yourself