Meet the Interns: Ellie Trebilcock
A new group of 605 Magazine interns is about to start making their mark on our website and in our pages.
This week, we get to know Ellie Trebilcock, a 19-year-old Sioux Falls native studying journalism and political science at U of M Twin Cities.
What’s your dream job?
Ellie Trebilcock: Professional reader.
What are your top three favorite movies?
ET. 10 Things I Hate About You, Austenland, and The Princess Bride.
What about your top three favorite bands?
ET: Florence and the Machine, Marina and the Diamonds, and Taylor Swift.
Tell us about the best vacation you’ve ever taken.
ET: The best vacation I ever took was to Washington D.C., because I’m a super nerd who loves history and government.
Aside from your internship, what are you looking forward to most this summer?
ET: I’m really excited to see the Florence and the Machine in concert this summer. (She’s my FAVORITE.)
Coffee or tea?
ET: Tea, please.
What’s your drink?
ET: Root beer.
If you could eat one food for a whole year, it would be…
If you could live in any world city for one year, it would be…
What’s your favorite activity on a day off?
Are you a dog or cat person – or both?
ET: I can’t choose between cats and dogs. I love them both equally.
Do you have pets? Who are they?
ET: My golden retriever – Josie, my Schnoodle – Lucy, my cat – Ronde.
What’s your favorite South Dakota restaurant?
ET: Grille 26.
What’s your favorite South Dakota attraction?
ET: Chapel in the Hills.
What are you looking forward to most about your 605 internship?
ET: I’m excited to learn from experienced journalists who will help me develop my skills.
What’s the number one thing you hope to get out of your internship?
ET: When I’m finished with my internship, I hope to be more confident and knowledgeable about the journalism process.