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Soniya Pathak

Cav Leader, Admissions

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Hometown: Kathmandu, Nepal

High School: Saipal Academy

What is your major/what are you studying at JCCC?: My major is Computer Science and I am pursuing my Liberal Arts degree in JCCC.

What clubs or extracurricular activities are you involved in on campus? I am the Treasurer in Student Senate.

What is your favorite place on campus? My favorite place on campus is Café Tempo in Regnier Center.

What is your favorite movie? The Pursuit of Happyness

If you could be any flavor of ice cream, what would you be and why? Vanilla, because I believe in simple living and bigger thinking.

What are you currently binge watching on Netflix? Currently I am focusing on schoolwork so I don’t get enough time to watch anything, but if I get time I watch Friends.

If you could meet any historical figure, who would it be and why? Prithvi Narayan Shah because he united Nepal into one nation. If I could meet him I would like to thank him for what he did and how proud we are being called Nepalese.

If you were to select a slogan or motto for your life, what would it be? My motto in life would be, “You don’t realize how powerful/strong you are until the situation is thrown in your face you have to deal with it on our own.”