Tips for success within your major and college:
What I wish I knew as a freshmen:
A campus office or service I recommend:
Career goals: "I have been at the University of North Texas since the Fall of 2018 and have performed in one UNT Theatre production in 2020, and will be directing a play as a part of UNT's First Stage Series in the Fall of 2021. I plan to direct theatre professionally once I graduate."
Michaela (Miki) Orrantia-Kotowski
Major: Theatre Design/Tech with a Concentration in Stage Management; Mathematics
Tips for success within your major and college: "For tech theatre majors: start working on shows as soon as possible! Talk to the faculty in the department and they will help you get experience that will be crucial in the industry. For college in general: Try to create a schedule that works well for you. Giving yourself the time you need to get things done can be very beneficial in having a successful college career."
What I wish I knew as a freshmen: "Communicating with professors is really advantageous in the long run! Don't be afraid to ask for help or guidance."
A campus office or service I recommend: "OrgSync! It's a wonderful tool for getting involved at UNT."
Career goals: "Become a professional stage manager on a touring show!"
Hobbies: "Country dancing, roller skating, hiking, reading."