Meet the Mermaids: Clara

Hey girlfriend! It’s national girlfriend day, and mer-babes – we are in love with you! Now that it is August 1st, it means back to school is quickly approaching nation wide and we have some big surprises for you this semester! It has been a busy summer here, but we are ready to swim back into sister season! Intern, Clara, just returned back to Ali & Ariel from Sweden and is getting ready to start her senior fall semester!

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A&A: Where do you go to school?

C: Arizona State University. I’m studying Graphic Design and Marketing


A&A: What is your greek affiliation? Do you hold any positions?

C: Delta Gamma. Yes! Director of Apparel.


A&A: Where are you from?

C: Lake Elmo, Minnesota


A&A: Any other involvement? (clubs, events, activities, volunteering)

C: I am involved in the Graphic Design Student Association at the design school, where I recently served as the Public Relations Officer. I have also been part of Barrett the Honor’s College throughout my college years! Most of my volunteering is done through Delta Gamma. Our chapter works a lot with the Foundation for Blind Children, an organization that provides education, tools, and services that enable children with vision loss to achieve greater independence.


A&A: What words do you live by? What’s your favorite quote?

C: Create the life you want to live!


A&A: What are you most passionate about?

C: All things creative!! My favorite creative outlet is photography – I love being able to capture personality and special moments while using natural light as an artistic tool!


A&A: What is your number one beauty staple?

C: Tarte Amazonian Clay Foundation! Looks SO natural on my skin!


A&A: What is your position at Ali&Ariel? What do you do?

C: I’m an intern speicalizing in Graphic Design 🙂


A&A: What do you love most about working at Ali & Ariel?

C: My mermaid squad 🙂 everyone is so encouraging and hard working! I also love how openly creative the work environment is. No idea is a bad idea, and we’re constantly working together to push the creative envelope.


A&A: Fave Ali & Ariel tee? And why?

C: Cosmic Stars Tee! The design is so simple yet chic and can be easily styled! I also love everything stars, moon, and sun (our space themed shoot was a DREAM!) 


A&A: Tell us a fun fact about yourself! What makes you unique?

C: I just spent the summer interning and living in Sweden, best country ever!!


A&A: Describe what GRL PWR means to you…

C: GRL PWR is staying true to who you are. It’s having confidence in yourself and whatever you do. Channel your inner GRL PWR and no-one can stop you.