Debra Ann Hersrud


Oak Forest, IL
Applied Computer Technology
Why I chose my major: 

I wanted to learn how to fix computers and do troubleshooting.

Why I chose RIT: 
It has services for the deaf and hard of hearing, and is known for its quality technology programs.
What I like best about RIT: 

All the events to choose from.

Best part of living on campus: 

Sol Huemann Hall.

Dream job: 
To become an actor.
Favorite professor: 
Julie Cammeron, because she shares her personal experiences with us and sets high expectations for her students.
Favorite class: 
Acting I, because I wanted to gain more acting skills.
What excites me about RIT: 

Being with my friends.

My most memorable experience at RIT/NTID: 
Pulling all-nighters with friends on the sixth floor lounge in Sol Huemann dorm.
If I could tell prospective students only one thing about RIT/NTID, it would be: 

Don't do stupid things.

Favorite place to eat in Rochester: 
Agave Mexican restaurant.
Favorite movie: 
"The Warriors"
Fun fact about me: 

I love to create attention, so the public can laugh at my crazy, weird random acts.

One thing I’ve always wanted to do but never have: 
Play on a women’s football team.
The one thing I can't live without: