Meet Our First-Years: DS/L Emily Haber


Name: Emily Morgan Haber  

Nickname(s): Haber or Em      

Birthday: September 8th

Intended Major(s):  Undecided but most likely Communications

Family members (parents + include ages with siblings): Robin Haber, Russ Haber, Alyssa Haber – 20 

Hobbies/Interests: American Sign Language, spending time with friends, baking, rock climbing, etc…

Would you like to get involved in any organizations/clubs on campus? If so, what interests you? If i could get involved in any ASL clubs or organizations that would be ideal. I also would enjoy getting into any leadership and volunteer programs around campus.

Why did you choose Geneseo? I choose Geneseo for many reasons. Not only does Geneseo have outstanding academic and athletic programs, but it also has amazing people. The people are so helpful and kind – hearted, and genuinely want you to succeed. The welcoming and comfortable culture and environment that has been created here was one of the main reasons I chose to spend the next four years of my life at Geneseo.

Favorites… Color: Blue 

Movie: Aladdin or Mulan 

TV show: Big Brother

Food:  Mashed potatoes

Musician/artist/band: T-pain

Vacation spot: Disney World

Quote: “Dream BIG. Start small. Be ridiculously faithful. Focus on what you can control.” “Everything will be okay in the end…if it’s not okay, it’s not the end.”

My idea of happiness is: Spending time with my friends and family.

What motivates/inspires you: My family, friends and peers motivate me, and push me, to be the best version of myself possible. Whether it is on the volleyball court or in the classroom I am always giving 100% effort and attempt to be the best that I can. 

What was the greatest compliment you’ve ever received? The greatest compliment that I have ever received is when people tell me that I am a great teammate.

One thing I have to do before I turn 25: Go skydiving.

Post-college/career plans:  Become a Sign Language Interpreter and Coach volleyball to others.

Biggest pet peeve: Burps

If you were stuck on a deserted island, name 3 things/people you’d have to have with you to survive:

My best friends/family

A Volleyball

Three things you think your closest friends would say when asked about you as a person: Three things I think my friends would say about me is that I am passionate, reliable and dedicated.

What is your greatest achievement in your life thus far? Being able to be a reliable and trustworthy teammate and friend.

If you could be ANYONE other than yourself for a day, who would it be and why? I would be Sam Smith because I would want to be able to sing like him. 

What are you most looking forward to in your time at Geneseo?  Being apart of the Geneseo Volleyball Program and HANGING THAT BANNER!!!!

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