Amolak Singh

Amolak Singh, a senior at Nova Classical Academy in St. Paul, is a graduate of both ThreeSixty summer camps. A huge sports fan, Amolak has taken a tour of Target Field and interviewed former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe, Minnesota Lynx star Seimone Augustus and prep basketball standout Rashad Vaughn for ThreeSixty. He also served as an intern for our publication this summer.

Hometown: St. Paul

Favorite musician(s): Macklemore, J Cole, Lupe Fiasco, Kanye West

Favorite movie(s): Slumdog Millionaire, The Dark Knight, My Name Is Khan

Favorite places/things to do in the Twin Cities: Hang out with friends on Grand Avenue and play soccer at nearby parks

If you could interview anyone (living) who would it be? Lionel Messi, my favorite soccer player

What do you like about writing? It is an ageless medium for anybody to express their emotions, thoughts, beliefs or simply record facts, which makes it an incredibly powerful mechanism.

What issues are important to you? Environmental Issues, steroid use in sports, college admissions and cost issues, and quite a few political issues.

What is your ideal future career? I am thinking about going into engineering.

If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go? India, because it’s where my parents are from and I enjoy visiting it whenever I can.

What do you do when you’re not at school? I like to play and watch sports, hang out with friends, and watch my favorite TV shows.