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Adriana Sanchez-Sanchez • 509-372-7247 • West 201

Adriana Sanchez-Sanchez

What is your hometown?

I was raised in Pasco, Washington.

What is your degree in?

I graduated from Teachers College, Columbia University with a Masters of Art in Higher and Postsecondary Education. My undergraduate degree is in Business Administration from Washington State University. Go Cougs!

What is your favorite Tri-Cities restaurant?

My favorite restaurant is Bamboo Mongolian Grill. I love Mongolian food! I recommend you try their strawberry lemonade.

What is your favorite book?

My favorite book is the The Time Traveler’s Wife.

What is your favorite movie?

My favorite movie is The Blind Side with Sandra Bullock. I enjoy watching movies based on true stories.

What is your favorite thing about WSU Tri-Cities?

My favorite thing about this campus is the partnership with local businesses. Students have the opportunity to get hands-on experience outside of the classroom and practice with experts in the field. Faculty and staff are very helpful and are always looking for ways to connect students with leadership opportunities.

What advice do you have for future WSU Tri-Cities students?

Network as much as you can. With a network of support your transition into a university will be a lot easier. Find a mentor that can help guide you in your field of interest. Don’t be afraid to ask for help! Take advantage of the different support programs the campus has to offer.

What I recommend to do while visiting the Tri-Cities:

I recommend you take out a boat or a couple of Jet Skis into the Columbia River. Go out with your friends and go fishing and swimming. Enjoy the beautiful scenery along the river! Visit the Toyota Center. Watch a hockey game or get on the ice and go ice skating during the winter.