Name: Marianly TEJADA BURGOS
Languages: Spanish, English & French
Marianly is currently studying for a degree in architecture. Her hobbies include: reading, volleyball, tennis, yoga, dancing and playing the guitar. Marianly’s proudest moment was moving to Kentucky for a year, at the age of 10, to learn English. She describes herself as determined and independent.
Tell us a little something about your Country ?
The Dominican is an amazing island rich in nature and welcoming citizens. I believe there is a lot we can do to make it better through education.
Future ambitions ?
To finish my degree and represent my country in the best way possible.
I consider myself to be a very determined girl when it comes to achieving my goals. I am very close to my family but at the same time work has made me an independent woman. I have my moral values and integrity which I believe are well defined.
The consistency of little details makes the greatest things.
Favourite food ?
I love some well made cucine in Alfredo sauce.
Favourite Music / Books ?
I love listening to bossa nova, jazz and Spanish rock but I love dancing. I enjoy many tropical compositions like meringue, bachata and salsa.
Do you have any pets ?
Yes I have a very beautiful Chihuahua.
What is the proudest moment of your life or most memorable day?
When I was 10, I moved to Florence, Kentucky, for a year to learn English. It was a very challenging year because of the language barrier and culture difference. Receiving my 8th grade degree was definitely a great achievement.
Special Talents ?
Dancing and acting.
Any other interesting facts ?
I love to read books and watch documentaries about astronomy.