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Student Spotlight: Maggie Krystad

Student Spotlight: Maggie Krystad

Major: English Lit with a minor in French

Sport: Swim

Year: Junior


What is your full name?

Margaret Gayle Krystad

Where did you grow up?

Seattle, WA

What is one of your favorite places to go/favorite things to do in your hometown?

Take the Whidbey Island Ferry

How long have you been competing in your sport?

6 years

Who/What got you into your sport?

My friends told me it was a good time, I tried it, I agreed.

What is your favorite thing about your sport?

That it's both a team and individual experience.

On a free Saturday with no homework or plans, what would your ideal day look like?

Spending time with my friends, eating good food, getting good sleep.

What's something in the Bay Area that you really want to visit or see?

The Exploratorium

What is your favorite thing about Mills?

The people I have met here

What is your favorite color?


What is your favorite food/drink?

Favorite food is Peanut Butter

What is your favorite class this semester and why?

African and Caribbean Literatures: the professor is amazing!

Fun Facts:

My lucky number is 11, I am an Aries, and I am a Hufflepuff