Eric Ingersoll

Hometown: Berkeley, Calif.
High School: Marin Academy
Position: Back
Major: Undecided
Dream Job: Bass player for Phish
Favorite Professional Athlete: Javier Mascherano
Favorite Pregame Meal: Ravioli
Pregame Superstition: Listening to “Stereo” by Pavement
Hobbies: Eating pasta, researching Desmond Tutu, strolling through forests, attending pleasantries
What is the best class you have taken at Tufts?:  Music, technology, and digital culture
If you could have lunch with someone who has already died, who would it be?: Elliott Smith or John Legend
If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would it be?: Samuel P. Taylor State Park, Lagunitas, California
The car you would buy tomorrow if you had the money?: Tractor
If you could meet anyone, who would it be?:  Mike Gordon
What’s your biggest pet peeve?: Amusement parks that do not amuse
Your spirit animal?: Squirrel    
If you could turn any activity into an Olympic sport, what would you have a good chance at winning a medal for?: Poster-collecting
Are you usually early or late?: Early   
What takes up too much of your time?: Chess
When people come to you for help, what do they usually want help with?: Spanish homework
What is something that is considered a luxury, but you don’t think you could live without?: Music  
What’s your claim to fame?: I am the only person in my family currently attending Tufts
What’s the best book you have ever read?: The Mysterious Benedict Society
What are the top three things on your bucket list?: 1. See Phish, Radiohead, and The National live 2. See said bands with my top pals 3. Go camping afterwards at Samuel P Taylor State Park
What are your two truths and a lie?: 1. I love ravioli 2. I love Desmond Tutu 3. I like ravioli
What would you do if you won the lottery?: Buy a Johnny Marr Jaguar Fender Guitar
What is something you think everyone should do at least once in their lives?: Love
Favorite home cooked meal?: Ravioli
Favorite movie?: Airplane!  
Favorite cereal?: Crispix
Favorite candy?: Snickers
Favorite holiday?: October 21st: Count your buttons day