Intern-al Affairs: Meet Intern Michal

Ursula Viglietta

Name: Michal Zebede

Age: 20

Hometown: Miami, FL

School: Cornell University

Major: Visual Perception (Cognitive Science combined with Art History-Film)

Best thing about interning at PAPER: When I got to go to a press preview for the opening of a store and write about it for the magazine -- it was a blast.

The worst: Back-to-back errands in NYC’s summer weather!

Fave PAPER cover and why: September 2005 - Shock and Awe. That face shocks and awes me every time I see it. It’s magnificent, beautiful and out-of-this-world unique.

Fave PAPER person and why: I like Michelle. She’s loud, fun, funky and crazy -- what more could you ask for as an intern?

Where do you see yourself in five years: Working in a creative field like film or publishing.

Fave free thing to do in NYC: Walk around art galleries in Chelsea.

Facebook or MySpace: Facebook

Fave restaurant: Public

Fave bar: Gansevoort PH

Five first songs that play when you set your iPod to shuffle:

“Don’t Make Me a Target” - Spoon
"One Plus One Is One” - Badly Drawn Boy
“My Moon My Man” - Feist
“Brighter Than Sunshine” - Aqualung
“Two Shoes” - The Cat Empire"

Quote or mantra that you live by: Don’t overthink things; do what feels right.

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