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Tricia Pignataro
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Tricia Pignataro
  • University of Memphis

What valuable lesson did you learn from your parents?

Think before you speak…a continuous work in progress.

In a parallel universe, what is your profession?

Tricia Harris: Meteorologist to the Stars

What's your favorite web/print comic?

One of my favorite past times is reading the comics in the paper. I particularly enjoy the “Bloom County” strips by Berkeley Breathed – my favorite character being Opus the Penguin.

What historical figure do you most associate with?

I’ve always admired Andrew Jackson’s tenacity. From a poor, uneducated boy during the Revolutionary War to America’s 7th President, he’s led a fascinating and colored life. His bobble head sits on my desk.

What’s your spirit animal?


What three songs describe your life’s journey?

“Hold on, I’m Comin” by Sam & Dave, “You Can’t Stop the Beat” from the hit musical “Hairspray”, and “Gangstas Paradise” by Coolio feat. L.V.

What’s your biggest regret?

Never going to Space Camp