Q&A with Maria Castillo


Maria Castillo

Written by Ajay Nair

Question: If you received a million dollars today, what is the first thing you would buy?

Answer: The first thing I would buy would be a car.


Q: If you could travel anywhere, would you go?

A: I would go to Rome.


Q: What is your main goal in life?

A: My main goal in life is to be successful in my studies and graduate from college and be able to learn more and be able to gain a lot of knowledge and be happy.

Maria Castillo
Maria Castillo


Q: What would be the hardest thing for you to give up?

A: The hardest thing for me to give up would have to be music as I find it one of my stress relievers and I honestly can’t go one day without it.


Q: What do you do when you get bored?

A: When I get bored I like to work out, draw, or listen to music.


Q: What is the biggest challenge you faced so far in your life?

A: One of the biggest challenges that I have faced in life so far is having to come to a new country and adjust to their ideals and society and learn a new language without losing my Spanish and Hispanic Latin culture.


Q: What is one thing you miss most from your childhood?

A: One of the thing that I miss from my childhood is being able to just be carefree because as I have gotten older I have gained many more responsibilities.


Q: What is your biggest pet peeve?

A: One of my biggest pet peeves is when people set limitations on my abilities and potential, especially if they say I can’t or shouldn’t do something because I’m a girl.


Q: What is your biggest fear?

A: One of my biggest fears is failing in life.


Q: What is one thing you did that you wish you could take back or change?

A: If I could change one thing I would change the fact that I should have tried to learn new things more. I like learning new things and picking up knowledge and I feel like I didn’t do much of that in my past