Warren Long

Warren Long

BS in Communication Studies, Northwestern University

Experience: Northwestern University Football player; Released full length studio album

Areas of Interest: Music, TV/film, Visual arts, Fine arts, Performing arts, Photography, Video/digital media, Arts/music festivals, Nonprofit work, Entrepreneurship, PR/Marketing

Ideal Job in 10 Years: Creative Director

What led you to enroll in the MSLCE program at Northwestern? As an undergrad at Northwestern, I enjoyed learning in the School of Communication and I feel the MSLCE will allow me to combine my creative interests with industry application.

Favorite (song/movie/show/festival/exhibition … )? Favorite Album: Dom Kennedy’s From the Westside with Love II

What are you most looking forwards to about the MSLCE program? Meeting leaders in creative industries.

What is your favorite Chicago landmark/attraction, or what are you most excited to visit? The Art Institute of Chicago

If you could have lunch with one person (living or dead), who would it be? Stuart Hall

If you had to describe yourself in three words, they would be… Curious, Confident, Imaginative

If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be? Oakland, CA

What award would you most like to win? Nobel Prize

If you could donate one million dollars, which cause/organization would you choose to support? Chicago Public Schools

If someone made a movie about your life, what would it be called and who would play you? The Adventures of Vladimir Chong/ Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

What thought or message would you put in a fortune cookie? It’s okay to get got, just make sure you get yours more than you get got though!

How do you plan on spending/did you spend your summer before starting MSLCE? Mentored students from Chicago Public Schools, and prepared for the upcoming football season

Where is your dream internship for next summer? Apple Music/ Los Angeles

Where are you from? Union City, CA

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