Faculty Fast Talk with Jacqueline Michels

Faculty Fast Talk with Jacqueline Michels

Grace Miguel

Your spirit animal

A college course you would’ve liked to take.
During my senior year, PC was advertising a course on Cold War history that included a trip to Eastern Europe. I would have loved to take that course if it was being offered while I was a student!

What’s your favorite song to sing out loud?
The entire Hamilton soundtrack and “All Too Well” (10 minute version-Taylor’s Version)

Hardest thing about being an educator:
The amount of work I need to take home.

Describe Lincoln High School in one word:

Favorite flower:

What bit of advice would you give to your 13-year-old self today?
Be a cheerleader for others

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
Whatever it is that makes me take so long to get ready in the morning

Jeans or dresses?
Are you a hat person?

Dream car:
My Subaru Forester (aka Subie<3)

Who do you admire the most?
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Amanda Gorman, my Mom

Morning or night?
Describe yourself in three words.
Cheerful, dedicated, compassionate

Favorite book:
Harry Potter

Favorite rainy day activity?
Cleaning, crafts, & baking

Biggest fear:
Being unprepared

If you had a yacht, what would you name it?
The Tomorrow II (after my grandparents’ boat I grew up hearing stories about)

Proudest accomplishment:
Living my childhood dream of being a history teacher 🙂

Gold or silver?

Biggest pet peeve:
Slow walkers

How do you like your coffee?
I prefer tea.

Dogs or cats?

Best vacation spot:
Disney World

Last movie you watched:
Hallmark Christmas Movies

Who would you add to Mount Rushmore?
Abigail Adams

Worst fashion trend:
The Snookie poof

Favorite word:

If you could rule any country what would it be?
Genovia (iykyk)

If you could win any award what would it be?
Most Likely to Break Out Into Dance Moves

What did you have for breakfast?
Overnight oats

Who makes you laugh the most?
My siblings

Favorite season:

One item you can’t live without:
My water bottle

What movie always makes you cry?
Not a movie, but the Rockettes in the Radio City Christmas Spectacular.

Sports: watch or play?
Watch, but only if it’s the Friars

What quote do you live by?
“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
– Maya Angelou